Monday, October 23, 2017

Governments buying Islands

Canada: Conservationists Thrilled at Cross-Border Island Donations

Due to the tireless work of many land conservation organizations in both Canada and the United States, a new policy allowing for cross-border property donations is already showing an impact.

(Sandy Island Natural Area/Georgian Bay Land Trust)

Americans have long fallen in love with Canada’s natural beauty and majesty, from …Read More: Canada: Conservationists Thrilled at Cross-Border Island Donations

Governments buying Islands

Canada: Ingersoll Island in Muskoka Donated to Land Trust

One of the most active not-for-profit conservation groups in Ontario has just received a donation of a new island in Parry Sound to add to its growing nature reserve.

(Sandy Island Image Courtesy of the Nature Conservancy of Canada/Kathy Sutton)

Canada’s vast expanse of wilderness is home to a plethora …Read More: Canada: Ingersoll Island in Muskoka Donated to Land Trust

Environment

Ontario: Cruise to Otherworldly Flowerpot Island

It seems like around every corner, Canada reveals hidden treasures – on Georgian Bay in Ontario, visitors can journey to an island of unusual beauty, and have plenty of adventures along the way.

…Read More: Ontario: Cruise to Otherworldly Flowerpot Island

Island Market

Canada: Ontario’s Islands of Desire

For the stressed-out city dwellers of Toronto, a relaxing escape is just a few hours’ drive away in Ontario’s Cottage Country. The most longed-for retreat is undoubtedly a private island in beautiful Georgian Bay.

(Image of Rockstar Courtesy of Ojibway Realty)

Bay Street, regarded as Toronto’s answer to Wall …Read More: Canada: Ontario’s Islands of Desire