Monthly Archives: November 2012

Crerar Forest: More devastation – Nov 29 2012

Photos of heavy, large machinery inside the forest as the cutting begins.

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The beautiful, natural side of Hamilton, Ontario.

Wild Hamilton’s endangered species If you want to travel back in time, hike the Hamilton Mountain. An invasive fungus is turning the butternut tree into natural history – but forest explorers have found more than 300 of the endangered specimens … Continue reading

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Crerar Forest in the Spring

Photos of blooming wildflowers in the Crerar forest. [Photos: J.A.]

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Beauty and the BEAST

Heavy machinery at work inside the forest.

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Interesting article written in Jan./Feb., 2005 by an arborist who came to Hamilton on an arborist exchange program

Article written in Jan./Feb., 2005 by an arborist who came to Hamilton on an arborist exchange program. She is comments on how Hamilton did not have any laws to protect trees. http://www.urban-forestry.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=30

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Crerar Forest November 22 2012

The Eramosa Escarpment is separate from the Niagara Escarpment, located south of, and running parallel to it; and passing right through the Crerar Forest. In the City of Hamilton, it is composed of a steep slope that faces north and … Continue reading

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Crerar forest photos from November 20, 2012

Here are photos of Crerar forest, taken on November 20, 2012.

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Crerar Forest Flight November 18, 2012

Aerial photography of Crerar forest taken on a flight November 18, 2012.

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Eramosa topography features in Crerar Forest – Nov 17 2012

The Eramosa Escarpment is separate from the Niagara Escarpment, located south of, and running parallel to it; and passing right through the Crerar Forest. In the City of Hamilton, it is composed of a steep slope that faces north and … Continue reading

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Crerar Forest Destruction

Here are photos taken of the Crerar area forest, taken on November 11, 2012. The forest appears to be having its trees cut down from within. It has been taking place over approximately the last two weeks. MANY of these … Continue reading

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