Urban Biodiversity – Biodiversity in Action Walk Series

Biodiversity in Action Walk Series - Join us on our summer evening walk series to chat with local experts about the importance of biodiversity and to see biodiversity in action. Join Lynda Lukasik, Director of Climate Change Initiatives and Cllr Cameron Kroetsch from the City of Hamilton to chat about the importance of biodiversity for […]

Rain Gardens & Native Plants – Biodiversity in Action Walk Series

Biodiversity in Action Walk Series - Join us on our summer evening walk series to chat with local experts about the importance of biodiversity and to see biodiversity in action. Join Jean Jacobs, seasoned gardener and native plant expert, for an educational walk around the garden. She will chat about the importance of native plants, […]

Stormwater Management – Biodiversity in Action Walk Series

Saltfleet Conservation Area 444 First Road East, Stoney Creek

Biodiversity in Action Walk Series - Join us on our summer evening walk series to chat with local experts about the importance of biodiversity and to see biodiversity in action. Join Scott Peck alongside Jonathan Bastien and Colin Oaks from the Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) to chat about how these man-made wetlands help protect and […]

Yellow Fish Road – Biodiversity in Action Walk Series

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Biodiversity in Action Walk Series - Join us on our summer evening walk series to chat with local experts about the importance of biodiversity and to see biodiversity in action. Join Hannah Mackey and Harleen Sandhu from Bay Area Restoration Council (BARC) to chat about the importance of household hazardous waste on the health of […]

Gardening for Nature – Biodiversity in Action Walk Series

Victoria Park 500 King St W, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Biodiversity in Action Walk Series – Join us on our summer evening walk series to chat with local experts about the importance of biodiversity and to see biodiversity in action. Join Lynda Lukasik, Director of Climate Change Initiatives, Cllr Maureen Wilson and landowner Rose Janson for a stroll around gardens in the neighbourhood. They will […]

Monthly Meeting: Hamilton’s Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP)

McMaster Innovation Park (MIP) 175 Longwood Rd S, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Hamilton's Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP) is a city-wide, multi-stakeholder strategy that will protect Hamilton’s future generations by enhancing and protecting the natural environment around us. It will guide the protection and restoration of biodiversity through a set of proposed actions. Jen Baker (Land Trust Manager) will describe the draft BAP and HNC's proposed commitments. The […]

September Plant Walk

Princess Point 335 Longwood Road N, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join HNC's Charlie Briggs and guest expert Nadia Cavallin for an unstructured, mindful and slow-paced hike reviewing the flowering plants that can be found at this time of year. This month’s walk is at Princess Point to review fall asters and goldenrods along with other late season blooms. HNC staff will also speak about the […]

Air & Tree Walk

Bayfront Park Hamilton Harbour Waterfront Trail, Hamilton, Ontario

Join HNC and Environment Hamilton for a walk around Bayfront Park to learn about trees and air quality. Participants will take a casual walk around the loop trail, stopping to admire trees along the way. Experts will talk about the different tree species and their features, local air quality, and how much trees can help to address […]

Monthly Meeting: Naturalizing Yards

McMaster Innovation Park (MIP) 175 Longwood Rd S, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Naturalizing Yards for Biodiversity, Climate Change Adaption and Community In recent years, there is growing recognition of the importance of habitat stewardship on private land, particularly in urban areas where vegetated cover is lacking. Yet, there are also longstanding traditions for landscaping that may pose conflicts with efforts to naturalize: the beloved colonial turfgrass lawn, […]

Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System Nature Café

Copper Kettle Café 312 Dundas St E #4, Waterdown, Ontario, Canada

Are you interested in making your neighborhood more nature friendly? The Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System invites you to an informative (and fun) evening with your neighbors and fellow nature enthusiasts! Join EcoPark System partner agency staff and experts on road ecology and local biodiversity as they share insights on how your backyard or balcony […]