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To contact Friends of Sandbanks by mail:
Friends of Sandbanks
P.O. Box 22007
97 Main St.
Picton, Ontario K0K 0A0

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Thanks to the following photographers for the use of their wonderful pictures:

  Doug Hamilton
  Doug Johnson
  Terry Sprague
  Penny Sipkes
  Interpretive Staff
  Dan Blais
  Sue Cory
  John A. Brebner


Before you go digging up any artefacts… don’t!

Have a look at these guidelines…

The 1972 Walter Tovell Report on the future of sand removal at the Lake Ontario Cement Limited sand quarry at West Lake:

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It’s Not Pollution, it’s Magnetite! … the fine particles of magnetic iron along the West Lake Bar

West Lake Brick Factory… a short history

Geological History of Pancake Hill. Located north of Belleville, this was the northern edge of the extent of glacial Lake Iroquois at the end of the last ice age.

1985 MNR Report on Sand Deposition

Vegetation Restoration Planning at Sandbanks Provincial Park from Park Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) 2003 Proceedings; Brent Tegler and Corina Brdar