Posts Tagged ‘Park groups’

Climate Change and Toronto Trees

Susan Dimitrakopoulos

According to the 2012 city commissioned report on Climate Change by 2050, (Toronto’s Future Weather & Climate Driver Study: Outcomes Report) Toronto is in for, hotter summers, milder winters and more frequent severe weather – in a nutshell.

On the face of it, that doesn’t sound too bad, but it’s going to effect the tree canopy that we’ve all grown to love and cherish.  Climate Change is going to be tough on our trees. Continue reading

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Community involvement key to successful park projects

“The key factor is the number of volunteers.  It’s been found our parks are better public spaces when communities are actively involved.”

– Dave Harvey, Director of Park People

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