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Holy Oak
The majesty of the Oak has been recognized by many cultures. The Celts, the Germanic and Nordic tribes, and the ancient Greeks all attributed this tree to their main god. To them the Oak represented power, protection and durability. The fiery Oak has strong...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary O
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Oak: Correspondences
Quercus alba Folk Names: Duir, Jove's Nuts, Juglans Gender: Masculine Planet: Sun Element: Fire Deity: Daga, Dianus, Jupiter, Thor, Zeus, Herne, Janus, Rhea, Cybele, Hecate, Pan, Erato Power: Protection, Health, Money, Healing, Potency, Fertility, Luck...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary O
Basics of Magick: The Use of Color in Magick
White | Silver | Grey | Pink | Red | Purple | Brown | Blue | Green | Yellow | Gold | Black In magick, colors represent certain energies, goals, people and non-physical beings, such as deities or spiritual forces. For this reason, you should include candles,...
Symbology >> Colorology
What is a Druid?
According to the New Age Dictionary a Druid is defined as "a member of Celtic priests, poets, healers, and judges in pre-Christian Britain, Ireland, and France." Too the best of our knowledge that is what the Druids were, which implies that they...
Religions >> Druidism
The Green Man
Who is this mysterious face in the leaves, commonly known as the Green Man? He is the personification of the spirit of nature itself in its vegetation form; the living heartbeat in every cell of a plant, shrub or tree, and the divine essence of the seasons....
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros
Celtic Gods and Heros: Celtic Gods of Mainland Europe
Speakers of Celtic languages once dominated a swath of Europe stretching from Spain to areas of modern-day Turkey. At various times in their heyday from 500 to 100 B.C., these Celtic peoples controlled what is now France, southern Germany, northern Italy,...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Oak Ridges Moraine Walk Oak Ridges - Town of Richmond Hill
Oak Ridges Moraine Walk. The Oak Ridges Moraine Walk introduces you to a variety of landscapes and ecosystems that make this area incredibly unique.
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hydrogeological study of the Oak Ridges Moraine to understand the extent of, and This paper presents a geological model for the Oak Ridges Moraine area.
Surficial Geology of the Oak Ridges Moraine
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Motorcycle Gladness! - Oak Ridges Moraine Land Trust
Thanks for Participating in the Oak Ridges Moraine Land Trust Motorcycle Gladness Charity Ride!

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Oak Ridges Moraine: Not safe yet
Moraine work unfinished
For 12000, years the Oak Ridges Moraine has served as Ontario's rain barrel, filtering the water flowing to lakes through the Greater Toronto Area in rivers, such as the Don and Humber.
Make more noise about the environment
If it isn't the mega-quarry in Shelburne, it's dumpsite 41 in Elmville, the hydro generator in the Holland Marsh, a golf course in Aurora and improper development along the length of the Oak Ridges Moraine that's draining it dry.
How Ontario's Greenbelt is failing farmers—and the local food movement
But in 2001, the Oak Ridges Moraine Act became law. (The moraine area's 470000 acres run from Brampton to past Cobourg.) The result was strict land-use regulations dictating how farmers could alter or expand their operations.
Earthworx drops its appeal against Scugog
mThe site, located within the environmentally sensitive Oak Ridges Moraine, remains dormant due to a court-awarded injunction which took effect in March.

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Oak Ridges Moraine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Oak Ridges Moraine is an ecologically important geological landform in the Mixedwood Plains of south-central Ontario, Canada.
The Oak Ridges Moraine
Oak Ridges Moraine Land Trust - Home
Information about the organization and its accomplishments, newsletters, membership form and contact information.
City of Toronto: Oak Ridges Moraine
The Oak Ridges Moraine is one of the most significant landforms in southern Ontario.
Moraine For Life: Oak Ridges Moraine
The Moraine for Life: Oak Ridges Moraine website is dedicated to all of the people and organizations whose hard work has preserved the moraine.

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