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Newly drafted woodlot protection by-law passed unanimously

We are very pleased to say that on Tuesday August 12, 2014 that the newly drafted woodlot protection by-law we had been working on, and pushing so hard for passed unanimously at the city council planning meeting in Hamilton. It … Continue reading

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Urban sprawl is destroying Ontario’s farmland

Despite its huge area, Canada has relatively little dependable farmland. Good soil and a friendly climate are hard to find. So it seems like good news that on a clear day you can see about half the best agricultural land … Continue reading

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Fundraising begins for urban eco-park

An ambitious plan to grow one of Canada’s largest urban parks is in need of about $5 million in fundraising fertilizer. A long-standing vision… READ MORE at thespec.com…

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What a beautiful place we live in.

Fabulous video showing the gorgeous City of Hamilton.

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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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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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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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Where to start…

For now, we will be going though all of  the aerial and ground photos, gathering together what best documents the changes that have occurred in Hamilton since just around 2009. Sometimes we’re just too busy to notice what is happening around … Continue reading

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