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Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park
May 28 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A birding hike series in Tommy Thompson Park just for kids! Explore the wilderness of Tommy Thompson Park as we look for birds who are passing through on their northward migration. You’ll visit the Bird...
Painting in the Park @ Tommy Thompson Park
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Painting in the Park @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Enjoy a pleasant afternoon watercolour painting en plein air in Tommy Thompson Park. Led by experienced botanical art instructor, Leslie Staples, students will be immersed in the unique beauty of the park’s urban wilderness. Students...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Forest School PA Days @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Forest School PA Days @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Come to the Kortright Centre for Conservation on your PA Day and explore the world of Forest School. Each day begins with an adventure into a woodland setting. Children interact with the natural environment through...
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Beginner Birding @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Bird watching and backyard bird feeding are two of the most popular hobbies in North America. With a wide variety of birds living in our backyards, nearby parks and outdoor spaces, such popularity is easy...
Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction @ The Living City Campus at Kortright
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction @ The Living City Campus at Kortright | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Course Description Instructor: Svend De bruyn The Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction workshop is designed to introduce participants to the criteria for the selection of a solar electric (photovoltaic) or wind energy system. Participants...
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park
Jun 4 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A birding hike series in Tommy Thompson Park just for kids! Explore the wilderness of Tommy Thompson Park as we look for birds who are passing through on their northward migration. You’ll visit the Bird...
Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems @ The Living City Campus at Kortright
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems @ The Living City Campus at Kortright | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Course Description Instructor: Svend De bruyn The Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems workshop connects the fundamentals of photovoltaic and wind energy production with the components required for back up systems for off-grid systems or...
Richmond Hill’s Mill Pond Splash @ Mill Pond Park, Richmond Hill
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Richmond Hill’s Mill Pond Splash @ Mill Pond Park, Richmond Hill | Richmond Hill | Ontario | Canada
Held annually in the Town of Richmond Hill since 1998, Mill Pond Splash is a celebration of the Don River watershed. Through interactive displays and fun activities, visitors gain an increased appreciation for the natural...
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond @ Downsview Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
The tallgrass prairie is coming back thanks to the Downsview Park Tallgrass Project. To celebrate, Downsview Park is throwing a Prairie Party, an afternoon of free outdoor stewardship activities. Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond...
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm
Repairing Incised and Degraded (Urbanized Streams) @ Earth Rangers Centre | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Natural Channel Design, Biotechnical Techniques and Case Studies This two-day course will present the current state of the art with regards to environmentally-sensitive stream and river repair and bank protection. The training will combine classroom...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
4 Day LID Workshop – Design, Construction, Inspection, Maintenance and Monitoring @ St. Anne’s Parish Hall | Peterborough | Ontario | Canada
Days 1-2: June 6 to 7, 2017 Days 3-4: June 20 to 21, 2017 Low impact development (LID) in an innovative Stormwater management approach that treats, infiltrates, filters, and retains runoff at the source. This four...
Erosion and Sediment Control Field Training @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Erosion and Sediment Control Field Training @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
The practice of erosion and sediment control (ESC) during construction is a critical component necessary for the protection of the natural environment including sensitive water bodies, terrestrial habitat and aquatic ecosystems. The effectiveness of any...
Environmental Assessment and Permit Review for Infrastructure Projects @ Black Creek Pioneer Village, Weston Rooms A & B
Jun 8 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Environmental Assessment and Permit Review for Infrastructure Projects @ Black Creek Pioneer Village, Weston Rooms A & B | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A TRCA Partnership Workshop for Consultants and Municipal Project Managers Facilitated by a multi-disciplinary team of planners, ecologists and engineers from the TRCA Planning and Development department, this workshop is tailor-made for municipal project managers...
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond @ Port Union Library | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Helping the environment starts in your own backyard. Learn how to attract and protect native species, such as Monarch butterflies, nesting songbirds and hummingbirds with beautiful landscape features. Participants will receive a free copy of...
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm
2017 Fish ID Workshop @ UOIT campus | Oshawa | Ontario | Canada
In association with the Ontario Stream Assessment Protocol (OSAP) training course, the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry(OMNRF), and the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority are hosting an Ontario Fish Identification Workshop. This course...
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Dragonflies and Damselfies @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn about the fascinating biology and migration of some of the world’s most ancient flying animals – the dragonflies and damselflies! Join Odonata expert David d’Entremont for a whirlwind tour of these strikingly beautiful insects...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Low Impact Development (LID) Stormwater Management (SWM) Treatment Train Design Practices @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex – Canada Hall A
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Low Impact Development (LID) Stormwater Management (SWM) Treatment Train Design Practices @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex – Canada Hall A | East Gwillimbury | Ontario | Canada
Instructors: Chris Denich, Steve Auger Join Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and Credit Valley Conservation for two days of Low Impact Development & Stormwater Management Training.  These sessions will benefit all practitioners involved in LID...
Making it Work: LID Construction, Inspection, and Certification @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex- Canada Hall A
Jun 16 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Making it Work: LID Construction, Inspection, and Certification @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex- Canada Hall A | East Gwillimbury | Ontario | Canada
Instructors: Chris Denich, Steve Auger Join Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and Credit Valley Conservation for two days of Low Impact Development & Stormwater Management Training. These sessions will benefit all practitioners involved in LID...
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm
2017 Benthic Invertebrate ID Workshop @ UOIT campus | Oshawa | Ontario | Canada
  The Ontario Benthos Biomonitoring Network is a multi-sector biomonitoring collaboration, in which bottom-dwelling aquatic invertebrates are used to monitor the ecological condition of lakes, streams, and wetlands. The Network is led by the Ontario...
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 18 @ 11:30 am
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn survival skills, including what to eat to stay alive in the forest and how to build a shelter.
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn survival skills, including what to eat to stay alive in the forest and how to build a shelter.
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Tree Identification @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Join Natalie Swaak, an experienced urban forester for an interactive, hands-on training session to increase your Tree ID skills. This course will cover common tree species found in Ontario, natural history knowledge, keys and tips...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Bat ID Walk & Interactive Survey @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn about the only mammals that can fly and how their incredible echo-location system works! The evening will begin with a presentation covering a wide variety of bat related topics, including the species native to...
Eco-Health Walks @ Tommy Thompson Park
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Eco-Health Walks @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Join Eco-Health Walks with naturopathic medical interns Yan Yen Loo and Natalie Pond. In Toronto’s urban wilderness, learn simple and natural strategies to support your health throughout the seasons. April 23 – Forest Bathing July...
Midnight Astronomy @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jul 19 @ 8:30 pm – Jul 20 @ 12:00 am
Midnight Astronomy @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Receive a detailed introduction to the basics of Astronomy through an indoor presentation. Learn your way around the night sky in an amazing portable planetarium. We’ll venture out into the darkness for naked-eye viewing of...

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Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park
May 28 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A birding hike series in Tommy Thompson Park just for kids! Explore the wilderness of Tommy Thompson Park as we look for birds who are passing through on their northward migration. You’ll visit the Bird...
Painting in the Park @ Tommy Thompson Park
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Painting in the Park @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Enjoy a pleasant afternoon watercolour painting en plein air in Tommy Thompson Park. Led by experienced botanical art instructor, Leslie Staples, students will be immersed in the unique beauty of the park’s urban wilderness. Students...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Forest School PA Days @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Forest School PA Days @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Come to the Kortright Centre for Conservation on your PA Day and explore the world of Forest School. Each day begins with an adventure into a woodland setting. Children interact with the natural environment through...
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Beginner Birding @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Bird watching and backyard bird feeding are two of the most popular hobbies in North America. With a wide variety of birds living in our backyards, nearby parks and outdoor spaces, such popularity is easy...
Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction @ The Living City Campus at Kortright
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction @ The Living City Campus at Kortright | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Course Description Instructor: Svend De bruyn The Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction workshop is designed to introduce participants to the criteria for the selection of a solar electric (photovoltaic) or wind energy system. Participants...
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park
Jun 4 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A birding hike series in Tommy Thompson Park just for kids! Explore the wilderness of Tommy Thompson Park as we look for birds who are passing through on their northward migration. You’ll visit the Bird...
Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems @ The Living City Campus at Kortright
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems @ The Living City Campus at Kortright | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Course Description Instructor: Svend De bruyn The Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems workshop connects the fundamentals of photovoltaic and wind energy production with the components required for back up systems for off-grid systems or...
Richmond Hill’s Mill Pond Splash @ Mill Pond Park, Richmond Hill
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Richmond Hill’s Mill Pond Splash @ Mill Pond Park, Richmond Hill | Richmond Hill | Ontario | Canada
Held annually in the Town of Richmond Hill since 1998, Mill Pond Splash is a celebration of the Don River watershed. Through interactive displays and fun activities, visitors gain an increased appreciation for the natural...
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond @ Downsview Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
The tallgrass prairie is coming back thanks to the Downsview Park Tallgrass Project. To celebrate, Downsview Park is throwing a Prairie Party, an afternoon of free outdoor stewardship activities. Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond...
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm
Repairing Incised and Degraded (Urbanized Streams) @ Earth Rangers Centre | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Natural Channel Design, Biotechnical Techniques and Case Studies This two-day course will present the current state of the art with regards to environmentally-sensitive stream and river repair and bank protection. The training will combine classroom...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
4 Day LID Workshop – Design, Construction, Inspection, Maintenance and Monitoring @ St. Anne’s Parish Hall | Peterborough | Ontario | Canada
Days 1-2: June 6 to 7, 2017 Days 3-4: June 20 to 21, 2017 Low impact development (LID) in an innovative Stormwater management approach that treats, infiltrates, filters, and retains runoff at the source. This four...
Erosion and Sediment Control Field Training @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Erosion and Sediment Control Field Training @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
The practice of erosion and sediment control (ESC) during construction is a critical component necessary for the protection of the natural environment including sensitive water bodies, terrestrial habitat and aquatic ecosystems. The effectiveness of any...
Environmental Assessment and Permit Review for Infrastructure Projects @ Black Creek Pioneer Village, Weston Rooms A & B
Jun 8 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Environmental Assessment and Permit Review for Infrastructure Projects @ Black Creek Pioneer Village, Weston Rooms A & B | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A TRCA Partnership Workshop for Consultants and Municipal Project Managers Facilitated by a multi-disciplinary team of planners, ecologists and engineers from the TRCA Planning and Development department, this workshop is tailor-made for municipal project managers...
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond @ Port Union Library | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Helping the environment starts in your own backyard. Learn how to attract and protect native species, such as Monarch butterflies, nesting songbirds and hummingbirds with beautiful landscape features. Participants will receive a free copy of...
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm
2017 Fish ID Workshop @ UOIT campus | Oshawa | Ontario | Canada
In association with the Ontario Stream Assessment Protocol (OSAP) training course, the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry(OMNRF), and the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority are hosting an Ontario Fish Identification Workshop. This course...
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Dragonflies and Damselfies @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn about the fascinating biology and migration of some of the world’s most ancient flying animals – the dragonflies and damselflies! Join Odonata expert David d’Entremont for a whirlwind tour of these strikingly beautiful insects...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Low Impact Development (LID) Stormwater Management (SWM) Treatment Train Design Practices @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex – Canada Hall A
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Low Impact Development (LID) Stormwater Management (SWM) Treatment Train Design Practices @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex – Canada Hall A | East Gwillimbury | Ontario | Canada
Instructors: Chris Denich, Steve Auger Join Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and Credit Valley Conservation for two days of Low Impact Development & Stormwater Management Training.  These sessions will benefit all practitioners involved in LID...
Making it Work: LID Construction, Inspection, and Certification @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex- Canada Hall A
Jun 16 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Making it Work: LID Construction, Inspection, and Certification @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex- Canada Hall A | East Gwillimbury | Ontario | Canada
Instructors: Chris Denich, Steve Auger Join Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and Credit Valley Conservation for two days of Low Impact Development & Stormwater Management Training. These sessions will benefit all practitioners involved in LID...
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm
2017 Benthic Invertebrate ID Workshop @ UOIT campus | Oshawa | Ontario | Canada
  The Ontario Benthos Biomonitoring Network is a multi-sector biomonitoring collaboration, in which bottom-dwelling aquatic invertebrates are used to monitor the ecological condition of lakes, streams, and wetlands. The Network is led by the Ontario...
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 18 @ 11:30 am
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn survival skills, including what to eat to stay alive in the forest and how to build a shelter.
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn survival skills, including what to eat to stay alive in the forest and how to build a shelter.
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Tree Identification @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Join Natalie Swaak, an experienced urban forester for an interactive, hands-on training session to increase your Tree ID skills. This course will cover common tree species found in Ontario, natural history knowledge, keys and tips...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Bat ID Walk & Interactive Survey @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn about the only mammals that can fly and how their incredible echo-location system works! The evening will begin with a presentation covering a wide variety of bat related topics, including the species native to...
Eco-Health Walks @ Tommy Thompson Park
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Eco-Health Walks @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Join Eco-Health Walks with naturopathic medical interns Yan Yen Loo and Natalie Pond. In Toronto’s urban wilderness, learn simple and natural strategies to support your health throughout the seasons. April 23 – Forest Bathing July...
Midnight Astronomy @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jul 19 @ 8:30 pm – Jul 20 @ 12:00 am
Midnight Astronomy @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Receive a detailed introduction to the basics of Astronomy through an indoor presentation. Learn your way around the night sky in an amazing portable planetarium. We’ll venture out into the darkness for naked-eye viewing of...

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Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park
May 28 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A birding hike series in Tommy Thompson Park just for kids! Explore the wilderness of Tommy Thompson Park as we look for birds who are passing through on their northward migration. You’ll visit the Bird...
Painting in the Park @ Tommy Thompson Park
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Painting in the Park @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Enjoy a pleasant afternoon watercolour painting en plein air in Tommy Thompson Park. Led by experienced botanical art instructor, Leslie Staples, students will be immersed in the unique beauty of the park’s urban wilderness. Students...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Forest School PA Days @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Forest School PA Days @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Come to the Kortright Centre for Conservation on your PA Day and explore the world of Forest School. Each day begins with an adventure into a woodland setting. Children interact with the natural environment through...
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Beginner Birding @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Bird watching and backyard bird feeding are two of the most popular hobbies in North America. With a wide variety of birds living in our backyards, nearby parks and outdoor spaces, such popularity is easy...
Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction @ The Living City Campus at Kortright
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction @ The Living City Campus at Kortright | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Course Description Instructor: Svend De bruyn The Solar and Wind Energy Electric System Introduction workshop is designed to introduce participants to the criteria for the selection of a solar electric (photovoltaic) or wind energy system. Participants...
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park
Jun 4 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Join the Young Birders’ Club! @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A birding hike series in Tommy Thompson Park just for kids! Explore the wilderness of Tommy Thompson Park as we look for birds who are passing through on their northward migration. You’ll visit the Bird...
Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems @ The Living City Campus at Kortright
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems @ The Living City Campus at Kortright | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Course Description Instructor: Svend De bruyn The Off Grid and Emergency Back Up Systems workshop connects the fundamentals of photovoltaic and wind energy production with the components required for back up systems for off-grid systems or...
Richmond Hill’s Mill Pond Splash @ Mill Pond Park, Richmond Hill
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Richmond Hill’s Mill Pond Splash @ Mill Pond Park, Richmond Hill | Richmond Hill | Ontario | Canada
Held annually in the Town of Richmond Hill since 1998, Mill Pond Splash is a celebration of the Don River watershed. Through interactive displays and fun activities, visitors gain an increased appreciation for the natural...
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond @ Downsview Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
The tallgrass prairie is coming back thanks to the Downsview Park Tallgrass Project. To celebrate, Downsview Park is throwing a Prairie Party, an afternoon of free outdoor stewardship activities. Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond...
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm
Repairing Incised and Degraded (Urbanized Streams) @ Earth Rangers Centre | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Natural Channel Design, Biotechnical Techniques and Case Studies This two-day course will present the current state of the art with regards to environmentally-sensitive stream and river repair and bank protection. The training will combine classroom...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
4 Day LID Workshop – Design, Construction, Inspection, Maintenance and Monitoring @ St. Anne’s Parish Hall | Peterborough | Ontario | Canada
Days 1-2: June 6 to 7, 2017 Days 3-4: June 20 to 21, 2017 Low impact development (LID) in an innovative Stormwater management approach that treats, infiltrates, filters, and retains runoff at the source. This four...
Erosion and Sediment Control Field Training @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Erosion and Sediment Control Field Training @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
The practice of erosion and sediment control (ESC) during construction is a critical component necessary for the protection of the natural environment including sensitive water bodies, terrestrial habitat and aquatic ecosystems. The effectiveness of any...
Environmental Assessment and Permit Review for Infrastructure Projects @ Black Creek Pioneer Village, Weston Rooms A & B
Jun 8 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Environmental Assessment and Permit Review for Infrastructure Projects @ Black Creek Pioneer Village, Weston Rooms A & B | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
A TRCA Partnership Workshop for Consultants and Municipal Project Managers Facilitated by a multi-disciplinary team of planners, ecologists and engineers from the TRCA Planning and Development department, this workshop is tailor-made for municipal project managers...
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Beyond @ Port Union Library | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Helping the environment starts in your own backyard. Learn how to attract and protect native species, such as Monarch butterflies, nesting songbirds and hummingbirds with beautiful landscape features. Participants will receive a free copy of...
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm
2017 Fish ID Workshop @ UOIT campus | Oshawa | Ontario | Canada
In association with the Ontario Stream Assessment Protocol (OSAP) training course, the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry(OMNRF), and the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority are hosting an Ontario Fish Identification Workshop. This course...
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Dragonflies and Damselfies @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn about the fascinating biology and migration of some of the world’s most ancient flying animals – the dragonflies and damselflies! Join Odonata expert David d’Entremont for a whirlwind tour of these strikingly beautiful insects...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Low Impact Development (LID) Stormwater Management (SWM) Treatment Train Design Practices @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex – Canada Hall A
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Low Impact Development (LID) Stormwater Management (SWM) Treatment Train Design Practices @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex – Canada Hall A | East Gwillimbury | Ontario | Canada
Instructors: Chris Denich, Steve Auger Join Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and Credit Valley Conservation for two days of Low Impact Development & Stormwater Management Training.  These sessions will benefit all practitioners involved in LID...
Making it Work: LID Construction, Inspection, and Certification @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex- Canada Hall A
Jun 16 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Making it Work: LID Construction, Inspection, and Certification @ Town of East Gwillimbury, Sports Complex- Canada Hall A | East Gwillimbury | Ontario | Canada
Instructors: Chris Denich, Steve Auger Join Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and Credit Valley Conservation for two days of Low Impact Development & Stormwater Management Training. These sessions will benefit all practitioners involved in LID...
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm
2017 Benthic Invertebrate ID Workshop @ UOIT campus | Oshawa | Ontario | Canada
  The Ontario Benthos Biomonitoring Network is a multi-sector biomonitoring collaboration, in which bottom-dwelling aquatic invertebrates are used to monitor the ecological condition of lakes, streams, and wetlands. The Network is led by the Ontario...
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 18 @ 11:30 am
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn survival skills, including what to eat to stay alive in the forest and how to build a shelter.
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm
Outdoor Survival Skills @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn survival skills, including what to eat to stay alive in the forest and how to build a shelter.
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Tree Identification @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Join Natalie Swaak, an experienced urban forester for an interactive, hands-on training session to increase your Tree ID skills. This course will cover common tree species found in Ontario, natural history knowledge, keys and tips...
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekday Walks in the Woods @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join the Kortright Education team for nature hikes at the Kortright Centre for Conservation. Each week we will explore different areas of the 325 hectare property – meadows, forests, wetlands, ponds and of course the...
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Ontario Naturalists Skills Workshop: Bat ID Walk & Interactive Survey @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Learn about the only mammals that can fly and how their incredible echo-location system works! The evening will begin with a presentation covering a wide variety of bat related topics, including the species native to...
Eco-Health Walks @ Tommy Thompson Park
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Eco-Health Walks @ Tommy Thompson Park | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Join Eco-Health Walks with naturopathic medical interns Yan Yen Loo and Natalie Pond. In Toronto’s urban wilderness, learn simple and natural strategies to support your health throughout the seasons. April 23 – Forest Bathing July...
Midnight Astronomy @ Kortright Centre for Conservation
Jul 19 @ 8:30 pm – Jul 20 @ 12:00 am
Midnight Astronomy @ Kortright Centre for Conservation | Vaughan | Ontario | Canada
Receive a detailed introduction to the basics of Astronomy through an indoor presentation. Learn your way around the night sky in an amazing portable planetarium. We’ll venture out into the darkness for naked-eye viewing of...