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HIGH PARK NATURE is a joint project of the High Park Natural Environment Committee and High Park Stewards. We welcome your feedback, suggestions, articles and photos. Please contact us at mail@highparknature.org

ABOUT THE PHOTOS: Most of the photos on this site were contributed by local photographers and taken in High Park. Please do not copy or reproduce them without permission. If you would like to contribute photos (low resolution) for this website, please contact us at mail@highparknature.org

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TOURS, TALKS & WORKSHOPS

 

Frosty Fairies Dryads, Wood Nymphs, Fairies & Gnomes Saturday, Jan. 21, 1:30–3:00pm. High Park’s magical woodland creatures work hard to make High Park a winter wonderland. Meet at the High Park Nature Centre. More details

Winter Ramble Sunday, Jan. 22, 10:30 am to 12 noon. Toronto Field Naturalists' Joanne Doucette leads an exploration of the park's winter landscape, searching out areas of particular natural interest. Meet at the benches, across the road from the south side of Grenadier Restaurant in the middle of High Park. More info

More Sunday Walks and 2017 brochure

More Family Walks, Talks and Workshops

 

NEWS & SIGHTINGS

Christmas Bird Count The High Park & vicinity count was held on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016. Brown Thrasher and Common Raven were added to the all-time list. Other sightings included 2 adult Bald Eagles and an American Pipit. Total species: 48. See 2016 and previous years' results.

 

PARK STORIES & ART PROJECT

A local artist is creating a series of paintings inspired by people's stories and experiences within High Park. More details & how to submit your story

 

OTHER NEWS

Crews are removing non-native trees and shrubs as part of the restoration program. Read re stairs to Grenadier Pond and re Howard Park Ave

The Chess House washroom is closed for renovations

Dredging of the Lower Duck Pond is now underway. Public Notice and background info

 

MORE ABOUT HIGH PARK

Find out what makes High Park such an outstanding natural area. READ MORE High Park Facts & Figures

 

VOLUNTEER

High Park Stewards

Stewards 20th Anniversary

Sunday, Jan 22, 2017 10:30am to 12:30pm

Howard Park Tennis Club

More stewardship program information and photos.

Work will be followed by a pot-luck lunch at 12:30 stewards@highparknature.org.

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Natural Environment Committee

Read the January 2017 issue of UPDATE with news from our recent activities. PAST ISSUES. More details

 

You can help protect High Park

If you see any behaviour infractions, dead animals, safety hazards or other problems in the park, call 311 or email 311@toronto.ca. More key contacts and tips on how to use the park responsibly.

 

RESOURCES

NATIVE PLANT GARDENING

See a list of gardening resources.

Savannah Plants brochure (pdf 8.5x14) to take on your visit to our Restoration Sites (pdf).

 

RESEARCH ITEMS

View our list of research articles on tallgrass prairie, invasive species and other related items. Academic Research List (.pdf) and Research

 

OTHER GROUPS' EVENTS

There are many activities happening in Toronto that you may also be interested in attending. READ MORE. See also The Local Scoop

 
 

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