Undoubtedly our most important tool for conserving our Natural Heritage is Land Use Planning.  On June 07, 2023, we gave a presentation to Essex County Council to help guide changes to the County Official Plan.




Environmental Defence will be hosting a webinar, Wednesday, April 26, 2023 @7:00 – 8:00 pm


Just click on the image to access their registration page.


The Dismantling of Land Use Planning in Ontario and the Way Forward!  A presentation by lead Planner for the Greenbelt plan will be given, Thursday, April 27, 2023 @ 7:00 pm





Indigenous Peoples Day – June 21, 2023


In recognition of National Indigenous People’s Day we celebrate the rich history, heritage, resilience and diversity of First Nations People.  We are so very thankful for the ongoing land stewardship by Indigenous people of our shared environment that protects the waters and lands for future generations!  

The Canada South Land Trust was honoured to participate with the Caldwell First Nation for a Beach Cleanup recently at Point Pelee National Park on June 4, 2023. – pictured.  Miigwech!!

Our Human Impact:


Birds and Window Strikes

Why Birds Hit Windows—and How You Can Help Prevent It





Wetland Conservation Videos




Land Securement Assistance Opportunities

Turtles – A video on how we can help them


First Nations – Community Harvest