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Hello, I’m Dylan Radcliffe. This site is where I keep my notes and musings on nature, environment, water, and occasionally other things. I am interested in holistic and systems based management of natural resources. Outside of all this I enjoy hikes, board games, food, and tinkering.

See you on the trail,

Dylan R.

Curriculum Vitae:

  • Masters of Sustainability Studies
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science
  • Environmental Technologist
  • Culinary Arts (No Really!)

Environmental Work Experience:

  • Water Resources Technician at Engage Engineering
  • GIS Lab Technician at Trent University
  • Owner of Ontario Watershed Services (GIS Consulting)
  • Trails Manager at Camp Kawartha
  • Water Programs Coordinator at Peterborough GreenUP
  • Contract Faculty at Loyalist College
  • Love Your Lake Coordinator at Watersheds Canada
  • Environment Library Coordinator at Kawartha World Issues Centre
  • Water Resources Technician at Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority
  • Water Resources Technician at Grand River Conservation Authority

Other Odd Jobs:

  • Shop Manager for Peterborough Tool Library
  • Crisis Response for Elections Ontario
  • Technology Support for Elections Canada
  • Janitor at Fleming College

Volunteer and Other Miscellaneous:

  • Founder Odoonabii Watershed Stewards
  • President Peterborough Field Naturalists
  • Electronics Fixer (Kettles mostly!) at Peterborough Repair Cafe
  • Chair of Harper Park Stewardship Committee
  • Steering Committee Member of Kawarthas Naturally Connected
  • Stewardship Committee Member of Northumberland Land Trust
  • Walk Leader for Peterborough Janes Walks
  • Presenter at Lattornell Conservation Symposium
  • GIS Volunteer at Canadian Museum of Nature
  • Feature Article Writer for Electric City Magazine
  • Feature Article Writer for Peterborough Greenzine
  • Coordinator of Peterborough PPE’s Pandemic Response
  • Coordinator of Peterborough Backyard Bioblitz
  • Author of Steward’s Notes
  • President of the 1st Campbellville Venturer Company

Media Appearances:

  • CHEX News
  • CBC Radio, Ontario Morning
  • CBC Radio, The Current
  • Peterborough Currents
  • Trent Radio, Pints and Politics
  • Kawartha Now
  • Peterborough This Week
  • Peterborough Examiner
  • Electric City Magazine
  • MagPi Magazine
  • Axiom News


  • Environmental Innovator Award – Peterborough Rotary Club
  • Nature Care Earth Day Award – Green Party of Ontario
  • Friends of the Environment Scholarship – TD Canada Trust
  • Deans List – Fleming College
  • Gold Medal – Halton Skills Competition
  • Principals Award of Merit – Milton District High School
  • Frontenac Challenge – Friends of Frontenac Park (More of a certificate than an award, but I’m proud!)