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Word of the Week: Lenticel
February 21, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Word of the Week: Dendrite
February 14, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
An Interview with Nellie Sue Potter
February 14, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
On March 2, Nellie Sue Potter will be co-leading a Nature Journaling workshop with Emily Beaton to help participants improve their observation, recording, and sketching skills to take their nature journal to the next level. We had a few questions fo...
The Giving Tree
February 13, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Standing tall in the forest with its soft bright green needles, which seem to stand out so much more against the snow, the Eastern White Pine is a favourite tree in High Park. This tree has so much to give and because of that, has important relations...
Word of the Week: Petrichor
February 07, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Word of the Week: Photobiont
January 31, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Secrets in the Snow
January 30, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
It is a typically Canadian winter day. The snowflakes make their way down from the sky, landing gently on the ground below. With your puffy winter coat, clunky boots, and mitts on, you look out and all that can be seen is a blank white canvas. But i...
Nature Book Club: January
January 30, 2019 by Kami Valkova
Welcome to Nature Book Club! Here we will share what our book club is reading each month!...
Word of the Week: Plumicorn
January 24, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Early Chipmunk Sighting
January 17, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
While on a quiet winter morning hike through the forest, our Nature Baby club noticed something scurrying quickly by their feet! Some reddish-brown fur, with dark and light stripes, could be seen. The group leaders had to quickly double take! “Coul...
Word of the Week: Iridescence
January 15, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Marcescence in High Park
January 10, 2019 by Nicola Fellows
What is Marcescence? Marcescence is the retention of dead plant organs that are normally shed. During the fall you’ll see trees gradually lose all of their dead leaves, however there are certain trees where all of their leaves stay on their branches...
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