White-tailed Deer, Wild Turkeys, Jack and Cottontail Rabbits, Snowshoe Hare, Mink, Red Fox and Porcupine are some of the mammals native to the area. Red-winged Blackbirds, Ovenbirds, Ruffed Grouse, Red-tailed Hawks, Marsh Hawks, Killdeer, Common Loons, Belted Kingfishers, and Rose-breasted Grosbeaks are some of the many bird species discovered here.
Some of the plants which occur here include Sensitive Fern, Small-flowered Cranesbill, Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Trillium, Jewelweed and Wild Lily-of-the-Valley. Tree species range from Red Pine and Balsam Fir to Trembling Aspen and Sugar Maple.
You may be interested in joining the Saugeen Field Naturalists at (519) 366-2776 or the Huron Fringe Field Naturalists at (519) 395-5616 to participate in field trips to this area.