Welcome to High Park, one of Toronto's most significant natural areas!
TOURS, TALKS & WORKSHOPS
Invasive Plants and Animals - Sunday Walk Sunday, July 7, 10:30 am to 12 noon. Led by Stephen Smith. Free. Meet at the square of benches south of Grenadier Restaurant. More Info
Wing Beats & Warm Breeze - Family Nature Walk Tuesday, July 9, 1:30 to 3:00 pm at the High Park Nature Centre. Join us to explore some of our winged friends who spend their Summers in High Park, even if you can't see them.More info
High Park Moth Study Group
Weekly evening sessions from May to October focused on documenting species diversity in High Park. New members welcome. Email group for more info.
NEWS & SIGHTINGS
This is a busy time for wildlife. Watch carefully and you may see birds carrying food to the nest, or hear the tiny peeps of hungry young. More photos
Get to know the invasive plants and check your own garden carefully. The trick is to catch them early!
Phragmites australis has invaded Grenadier Pond. In fall 2018 Toronto Region Conservation began a multi-year removal strategy, with support from Urban Forestry.
MORE ABOUT HIGH PARK
High Park Stewards
Sunday, June 23, Invasive Species Removal and Boulevard Beds
10:30am to 12:30pm.
Meet us in front of the Grenadier Restaurant
Follow us on VOLUNTEER!
NATIVE PLANT GARDENING
OUR NATIVE PLANT SALE IS ON AUGUST 25. (late summer is a great time to plant)
In the Zone A resource for native plant gardeners
See a list of gardening resources.
Natural Environment Committee
Natural Environment Committee - next meeting TBD.
Read the October 2018 issue of UPDATE with news about our recent activities.
You can help protect High Park
OTHER GROUPS' EVENTS
Toronto Biodiversity Strategy
The Biodiversity Strategy supports other City initiatives such as the Toronto Ravine Strategy and Pollinator Strategy. Draft Strategy, booklets, legislation
ROM Discount for our Stewards
Campaigns to Protect Nature
Ontario Nature Campaigns As Ontario’s leading conservation charity, Ontario Nature stands up for nature across the province. We are there when nature needs us most. Join us to help protect Ontario’s natural legacy. SAVE OUR SPECIES CAMPAIGN
Environmental Commissioner reports (Pre-2019)
Saxe Facts Ontario's former Environmental Commissioner's own website contains her reports as well as blogs and much information on the environment, energy and related topics.