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Environmental concerns prompt Council to defer proposal for Kingston Inner Harbour

The most discussed and contentious item on the agenda for Kingston City Council, the federal proposal to “remediate environmental risks to the river environment and human health of Kingston’s Inner Harbour,” has been deferred. Ironically, the deferral was proposed for the exact same reasons the federal government stated were behind

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City implementing turtle protection measures during work on third crossing

As work takes place on both the east and west sides of the Cataraqui River in preparation for the construction of the third crossing, the City of Kingston is taking steps to protect the turtle populations along the riverbanks. According to the Third Crossing Team for the City of Kingston,

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Turtles Kingston and Lee Valley announce ‘Turtle Nest Protection Program’

With the spring upon us, it’s that time of year when the wildlife native to the Kingston area become active once again. Shortly, the myriad of turtle species that call the Kingston and Frontenac areas home will begin moving about, making tracks to build nests and lay their eggs. With

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Six snapping turtle hatchlings released back to the home they almost never got to know

If you’ve lived in the Kingston and the area for any length of time, chances are you’ve noticed just how many places turtles call home in and around the city. Every year, countless turtles die, whether they are struck by vehicles trying to cross the road, killed during roadside grass

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