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Word of the Week: Pappus
October 09, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Woolly Bear Winter Forecast
October 09, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
As the temperatures begin to fall, some familiar fuzzy orange and black nature friends are appearing all over, and in great numbers. The Woolly Bear caterpillars of High Park are on the move and are busy searching for a safe place to settle down for ...
Word of the Week: Palate
September 26, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Busy Blue Jays
September 25, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
“Jay, Jay, Jay!” The sounds of busy Blue Jay birds can be heard almost anywhere in High Park this season. The times in which their call travels most clearly to our ears, seems to be when we visit the park’s Black Oak Savannah habitats. Is it really...
Word of the Week: Saprophyte
September 19, 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: Spikelet
September 11, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Sunny Sunflowers
September 11, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
If you walk through High Park this time of year, you might notice that in certain spots, there are quite a few pockets of yellow. These pockets of yellow are not from the leaves in the trees (not yet anyway) but they are from the Woodland Sunflowers ...
Word of the Week: Endemism
August 29, 2019 by Khadoni Chambers
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Word of the Week: Semelparous
August 29, 2019 by Khadoni Chambers
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Fall Nature Clubs
August 28, 2019 by Kami Valkova
We're still very much in summer camp mode, but registration for the fall club season is already underway! Our nature clubs meet regularly throughout each season to explore the natural wonders of High Park through trail hikes, sensory activities, ga...
Getting to Know Backyard Bugs
August 28, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
There were barely any clouds in the bright blue sky and the summer sun was shining down through the trees. You could hear the tall grass moving slowly in the wind and their small footsteps along the narrow trail. It was the perfect day for a High Par...
Word of the Week: Ecotone
August 22, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
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