Stats – 13 August 2021

13 August 2021

Weather: ☔️ 70 per cent chance of showers. High of 29°, low of 15°

Number: 3. The number of of the most aggravating invasive weed species in Ottawa and how to remove them [The Mainstreeter]

Ottawan of the Day: Jessie Lozanski. The ecologist has written a free guide, Wild Stittsville – A Guide To Our Ecosystems and How We Can Re-Wild Our Community, on how residents can change their gardens to support wildlife. It's written for Stittsville but applicable anywhere in the region. [Stittsville Central] [A Guide To Our Ecosystems (PDF)]

Quote: ‘I am an honest, small ice cream business and I do want to follow the rules’ – Pascale's All Natural Ice Cream owner Pascale Berthiaume, who is one of many small ice-cream vendors who have run afoul of Ontario‘s Milk Act. The Act allows small ice creameries to sell directly to consumers but not to other businesses.  [CBC]

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