Tag Archives: Hiking Trail Development & Maintenance

Upper Thames River Conservation Authority

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Inspiring a healthy environment.

Organizational Objectives

  • Flood and Erosion Protection
  • Water Quality Protection and Improvement
  • Natural Areas Protection and Expansion
  • Conservation Areas
  • Outdoor Recreation Opportunities

Volunteer Coordinator

Mary Sloan

(519) 451-2800 ext. 277


Contact Us

Upper Thames River Conservation Authority
1424 Clarke Road,
London, ON N5V 5B9

(519) 451-2800
thamesriver.on.ca

Friends of Medway Creek

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Community members promoting the protection and improvement of the Medway Creek watershed.

Organizational Objectives

The Friends of Medway Creek was established to collaborate with landowners, municipalities and agencies to identify potential restoration activities or sites and to engage the broader Medway Creek community in best management practices.


Typical Volunteer Opportunities

  • Clean-up days
  • Invasive-species removal

Volunteer Coordinator

Julie Welker

(519) 451-2800 ext. 255


Contact Us

Friends of Medway Creek
c/o UTRCA, 1424 Clarke Road
London, ON  N5V 5B9

(519) 451-2800 ext. 255
Friends of Medway Creek Website

Friends of Meadowlily Woods Community Association

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To preserve and protect the integrity of the Meadowlily area.

Organizational Objectives

The Friends of Meadowlily Woods is a not-for-profit community association dedicated to protecting and preserving the integrity of Meadowlily Woods, Environmentally Significant Area, a natural woodland in our area.  We are also committed to saving the natural and historic nature of our community from inappropriate development that could endanger this natural area. We are interested in protecting and preserving the historic and cultural features of the area.


 Typical Volunteer Opportunities

  • Cleaning and clearing the area from litter
  • Protection of the natural area by cooperating and coordinating events with Upper Thames River Conservation Authority and the City of London

Volunteer Coordinator

Susan High

519-681-4805


Contact Us

Friends of Meadowlily Woods Community Association
141 Meadowlily Road South
London, ON  N6M 1C3

519-680-7488
meadowlilywoods.ca

Thames Valley Trail Association

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Encouraging walking and hiking as recreation for families and individuals of all ages, and in fostering appreciation and conservation through the development and maintenance of marked trails.

Organizational Goals

  • Develop and maintain a hiking trail in the Thames Valley with subsidiary trails where possible
  • Publicize trails and promote hiking as a form of recreation and leisure both within and outside the association itself
  • Develop a favourable attitude toward trails and hiking, and an appreciation of our natural environment.

Typical Volunteer Opportunities

  • Leading hikes
  • Trail maintenance
  • Public relations events

Volunteer Coordinator

Judy Kwasnica

Tel: (519) 645-2845


Contact Us

Thames Valley Trail Association
c/o Grosvenor Lodge 1017 Western Road
London, ON N6G 1G5

(519) 645-2845
tvta.ca

Thames Talbot Land Trust

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The Thames Talbot Land Trust (TTLT) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection of lands and waters with significant natural, recreational, scenic, historical or agricultural value.

Organizational Objectives

The Thames Talbot Land Trust improves the quality of life in our area by preserving ecological heritage (both natural and agricultural), supporting environmental education, and providing opportunities for passive recreational activities like hiking and birding.


Typical Volunteer Opportunities

  • Workday Volunteers (planting, invasive species removal, trail maintenance)
  • Event Planning
  • Administrative Assistance


Contact Us

Thames Talbot Land Trust
P.O. Box 25054
London, ON N6C 6A8

(519) 858-3442
thamestalbotlandtrust.ca