au fil de l'eau

shoreLINES: Stories from our guides and guardians

Shorelines is a quarterly newsletter intended to keep our partners and stakeholders informed about Parks Canada's activities and heritage places in Northern Ontario.

A man with binoculars

Several nature trails penetrate the mature maple forest and overlook the marshy bays and islands of the St. Mary's River.

 

 

Soldiers firing muskets

TFrom 1796 to just after the War of 1812, Fort St. Joseph, the most westerly British outpost in North America, was a thriving community of soldiers, fur traders, Indian Department officials and Indigenous people.

A ruined foundation

What is Archaeology? The study of past human life and culture by the recovery and examination of remaining material evidence such as buildings, tools and pottery.