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an American Redstart perches on a tree branch The American Redstart: A Bird On the Rise In the GTA (4/20/2017) - The American redstart, a gorgeous little member of the wood-warbler family, appears to be enjoying a population growth here in Toronto! This striking songbird stops in the city to breed in ...
TRCA environmental monitoring staff electrofishing in a stream The Living City® Report Card 2016: Using Data to Determine the Path to Sustainability (4/11/2017) - TRCA's Environmental Monitoring team recently did a deep dive on The Living City® Report Card 2016 and its conclusions. Here's their breakdown of the key takeaways. Toronto and Region Conservation ...
Claireville Dam is part of the TRCA system for managing flood risks “Who’s Watching Out For You?” BT Looks at TRCA’s Role in Curbing Flood Risks (4/6/2017) - It's been a damp spring so far -- and all this rain means greater flood risks in the Greater Toronto Area. Whose job is it to keep Torontonians safe from ...
fast-flowing spring waters in a local river Spring Safety Message: Exercise Caution Near Waterways (3/10/2017) - As spring approaches, bringing warmer temperatures, people all over the GTA look forward to getting outdoors. But the milder weather also leads to rain, melting snow, and shifting ice -- ...

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