Rachael Derbyshire

Rachael Derbyshire

I grew up on the outskirts of Brantford, ON., in a home directly across from the Grand River. With my parents being self-described “nature nuts”, I spent a lot of time with my family exploring the trails around the river, bird-watching, and taking the opportunities...

Put an End to the Snapping Turtle Hunt in Ontario

With their large size and dinosaur-like tails, snapping turtles are a relic from prehistoric times.   These creatures have inhabited our North American wetlands almost unchanged for nearly 90 million years.  But now they are in trouble.  Listed as a Species at Risk in...