Grounds Projects

Apiary

Our Niagara-on-the-Lake campus is now home to an on-campus apiary! The 30 actively managed hives will serve as a centerpiece for the new Commercial Beekeeping Graduate Certificate program starting in January 2017 – the only program of its kind in Eastern Canada. With a program start of January, it will run parallel to the normal annual lifecycle […]

Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program (ACSP)

Niagara College has received a Certificate of Achievement in Environmental Planning from the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program (ACSP), an international program administered by Audubon International designed to help landowners preserve and enhance the environmental quality of their property! You can see a copy of our certificate by clicking here! “The Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program gives people […]

Wetland Restoration

The wetlands systems on the Niagara-on-the-Lake campus were originally built by Niagara Region to treat waste water from a nearby office complex and a horse track located down the service road because there was no municipal sewer system extending out this far. The two cells were designed and functioning to treat waste water; the primary […]