Artwork by Jane Bowles, who was one of Southwestern Ontario's most respected ecologists and a founding member and passionate volunteer at the Thames Talbot Land Trust. Thames Talbot Land Trust is a registered charity with a mission to protect important natural areas in and around London-Middlesex, Oxford, Perth, and Elgin Counties. The Land Trust currently protects over 1600 acres of land including forests, wetlands, and meadows that are home to at least 30 species at risk. Several sites are also open to the public with hiking trails, wildflower gardens, public events, and volunteer opportunities. Please visit www.ttlt.ca for more information.