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An Interview with Clarissa Cremin-Endes & Jon Hayes
May 23, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
On June 2, Clarissa Cremin-Endes and Jon Hayes will be co-leading a "Teachers in Nature" to help participants better incorporate nature and outdoor time into their classrooms. We had a few questions for Clarissa and Jon, which they generously answer...
Daring Ducklings
May 22, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Green, blue, purple, white, male Wood ducks are without a doubt one of North America’s most colorful ducks! The showy feathers might be the reason why you are particularly fond of this duck but hopefully, after reading this, you might come to know a ...
Word of the Week: Sepal
May 17, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Nature Book Club: April
May 17, 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: Altricial
May 09, 2019 by Jon Hayes & Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Getting to Know Peak Bloom
May 09, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
“When is peak bloom and how long does it last?” These are questions that we get all too often during the cherry blossom season and we totally get it! People love the cherry blossoms and want to see the soft pink flowers when they are looking their b...
Poison Ivy in Early Spring
May 08, 2019 by Alec Freda
It is now early spring and you want to go for a hike in the park. Normally, during the summer months, you’d be concerned with poison ivy but in the winter, or even in early spring, is poison ivy still a problem? After all, the plants and trees don’t ...
Cherry Blossoms: In Anticipation
May 03, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Come springtime, huge crowds of people make their way to High Park to witness one of the most highly anticipated signs of spring: The Cherry Blossoms....
Word of the Week: Efflorescence
May 02, 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: Elaiosome
April 24, 2019 by Sammy Tangir
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Word of the Week: Aggregation
April 18, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Car-Free Cherry Blossoms
April 18, 2019 by Sara Street
Starting this season during cherry blossom peak bloom, High Park will be car-free. This decision was made by the City of Toronto and Toronto Police Services to ensure the safety of all visitors to the park during peak bloom....
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