June 22, 2020
Ontario Invading Species Awareness Program

Report Invasive Plants in Ontario

Ontario's Invading Species Awareness Program aims to increase public attention to the dangers of invasive plants, animals, and micro-organisms. Below are two examples of invasive plants that can be particularly harmful.
June 8, 2020
National Indigenous History Month

National Indigenous History Month

In June, Canadians celebrate National Indigenous History Month to honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. Take this opportunity to recognize the contributions Indigenous peoples have in Canada and explore their history.
April 24, 2020
Benthic Invertebrate Identification Course

Biologist Completes Aquatic Invertebrate I.D. Course

Our newly hired Aquatic Biologist, Kara Gauvreau, recently completed a 3-day Aquatic Invertebrate Identification Course to expand her skill set.
April 20, 2020
Environmental Spring Runoff Support

Spring Runoff Support

We have environmental experts prepared to assist you with a variety of services to help with this year’s spring runoff.
March 2, 2020
Aerial Ungulate and Wildlife Tracking Training course

APB Seminar

Our Senior Biologist Jenn Braun had the opportunity to participate in the Association of Professional Biology’s first ever Aerial Ungulate and Wildlife Tracking Training course.
December 13, 2019
New Aquatic Biologist in Timmins Office

New Hire | Aquatic Biologist

We are pleased to announce that Kara Gauvreau has joined Blue Heron Environmental as our Aquatic Biologist. Kara will be working out of our Timmins office.
September 5, 2019
New Hire Jennifer Braun

New Hire | Sr. Terrestrial Biologist

We are excited and pleased to announce that Jennifer Braun has joined Blue Heron Environmental as Senior Terrestrial Biologist, heading up our biological services team in Northeastern Ontario.
August 12, 2019
Ontario Invading Species Awareness Program

CAUTION | Invasive Plants

Ontario's Invading Species Awareness Program aims to increase public attention to the dangers of invasive plants, animals, and micro-organisms. Below are two examples of invasive plants that can be particularly harmful.
March 20, 2019
2019 Wildlife Survey Calendar

2019 Wildlife Survey Calendar

Enjoy a printable 2019 Wildlife Survey Calendar created by our Terrestrial Ecologist, Angie Corson. This convenient calendar will allow you to properly schedule wildlife surveys this season.
October 12, 2018
Towards Sustainable Mining TSM

Two New TSM Qualified Verification Service Providers (VSPs)

Blue Heron Environmental now has fully trained and qualified Verification Service Providers (VSPs) on staff.
August 3, 2018
Wild Parsnip Giant Hogweed in the Timmins District

NOTICE | Look Out for Wild Parsnip

Wild parsnip is an invasive plant commonly found in Canada that has been known to cause severe burns. The roots are edible, but the sap of the plant can cause blisters and severe burns when mixed with sun exposure.
July 3, 2018

Meaning of the Great Blue Heron

Solitary in nature, Heron people follow their own path. They learn self-reliance. This is a valuable character trait in these times of conformity and homogenization of values.