Key’s Found in the Park

There was a set of keys lost in December in the park. They have been taped to the trailhead sign at the parking lot. If you are the owner of the keys please retrieve them and let us know when you have picked them up. Thank you! friendsofmalcolmsonecopark@gmail...
NIAGARA COLLEGE STUDENTS FIELD PROJECTS

NIAGARA COLLEGE STUDENTS FIELD PROJECTS

We are excited to have groups of Ecosystem Restoration students doing field projects on the prairie, the forest, and the pond. They will share their findings and proposals for actions, with the Friends, which will be very helpful for our planning. Some of the students...
INVASIVE PLANT REMOVAL IN THE FOREST

INVASIVE PLANT REMOVAL IN THE FOREST

The 3 areas that were sprayed for invasive plants over the past 2 years are looking much better. In October 2020, with the help of an  NPCA grant and volunteers, we dug out  Buckthorn and Bittersweet vine that was missed, and replanted one area with 105 native shrubs....
SEEDS PROJECT KEEPS GROWING

SEEDS PROJECT KEEPS GROWING

Mike and Veronica led the planting of several dozen trays of native wildflowers from seeds. These have been cared for over the summer, and are growing very well. Some were planted in the prairie, and the rest are waiting till spring 2021 to be sold at our plant sale,...