Spencer Ray lives in Caistor Centre, Township of West Lincoln. He is a professional field dog trainer & handler and avid outdoorsmen. Spencer’s stewardship interests stemmed from a desire to make his family farm more conducive to upland bird habitat for training activities. His work has included invasive species control, tallgrass prairie and wetland restoration, as well as reforestation of cultivated lands. Spencer became involved with Land Care Niagara through the rural tree planting program. He has a special interest in projects related to sensitive wildlife habitat and increasing overall biodiversity. A desire to see stewardship expand and flourish across Niagara has led Spencer to pursuing a position on the LCN council.