Show your love for the rare habitats and trails by symbolically adopting a rare species below and gifting it to a loved one. Give the gift of nature! Although we won’t be able to gather and celebrate the holiday season as in the past, you can still show love to family and friends and to […]

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Arts and Science Community Showcase 2020

Welcome to our first ever virtual Arts & Science Community Showcase! This free three-day event featured exclusive content such as a webinar, videos, articles and throwbacks — check out the line-up of content to learn more about ongoing research and community projects with rare. For other rare content, be sure you are signed up to […]

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A Message from rare’s Garden Coordinator

I hope all of you have been staying safe at home and practicing physical distancing during these unprecedented times. The world has changed so much in the last few weeks to put public health and safety comes first amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. I am sure many of you, including me, have been anticipating with great […]

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Springbank Community Gardens’ Contract 2020

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raresites Eramosa Community Bioblitz

Click here to register for the Guided Community Blitz! The rare Charitable Research Reserve invites you to join us for our 2019 BioBlitz at our new property along the Eramosa River. Come explore these newly protected 87 acres and help us build our species list at this new property — rare’s first land in Wellington […]

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Wildlife Need You to Help Stop the Spread of Non-Native Plants

Cambridge, Ontario | August 2, August 23 & September 6 Join rare and World Wildlife Fund Canada to make room for biodiversity by removing Periwinkle, Daylily, Garlic Mustard, and Buckthorn plants. These non-native and invasive plant species are out-competing and displacing native plants. By allowing native plants to return, you’re creating a better habitat for the […]

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SPRINGBANK FOOD BANK GARDENS ASSISTANT

The rare Charitable Research Reserve is a 900+ acre urban land trust and environmental institute in Waterloo Region/ Wellington. Since inception, rare has taken care of the land on behalf of the community through the use of Western tools in conservation, research and education. As rare becomes engaged in reconciliation with the Indigenous Peoples of […]

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SPONSORSHIPS & EVENTS MANAGER

Responsible for ensuring the successful preservation and restoration of a unique 900+ acre site in one of the fastest growing areas of the country, the rare Charitable Research Reserve is an urban land trust and environmental situated in the Waterloo Region of South-Western Ontario.  Its conservation lands provide a natural laboratory for scientific study and […]

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Office Assistant

We are currently accepting applications for the volunteer role of Office Assistant. If you’re interested in working with a dedicated team of staff and volunteers who are making a positive difference on the environment, then we’re looking for you! Tasks will include administrative duties such as assisting with filing, photocopying, and faxing; assisting in mailings (address […]

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Heritage Landscapes Intern

Responsible for ensuring the successful preservation and restoration of a unique 900+ acre site in one of the fastest growing areas of the country, the rare Charitable Research Reserve is an urban land trust situated in the Waterloo Region of South-Western Ontario.  Its conservation lands provide a natural laboratory for scientific study and research, and […]

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rare Charitable Research Reserve
1679 Blair Road
Cambridge, ON N3H 4R8
(519) 650-9336
Charitable Registration:
#8776 15914 RR0001