Tag Archives: Crerar Forest

Crerar Forest: Urban Forest Walk TONIGHT

Wed May 18 from 18:30 – 20:30. Join Dr. Giuliana Casimirri, Ph.D., an urban forest enthusiast, and local naturalist Sheldon McGregor to explore this small but significant patch of urban forest within Hamilton. We will explore the public portion for … Continue reading

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This is Crerar Forest, on the city side – Feb 28 2013

So beautiful this morning while the snow gently fell… Photos © Anita Thomas, All rights reserved.

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A beautiful frosty Sunday morning looking through the field to Crerar forest – Feb 10 2013

Photo from a frosty morning in Crerar forest. What a wonderful nature walk in the middle of the city.

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Red-tailed Hawk in Crerar Forest – January 23 2013

Today as I left this morning, saw this MASSIVE bird of prey in the Crerar Forest. His head was turned the other way, and unfortunately I had to jump in the car and go. What a beautiful sight he was.

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BEFORE a developer arrives, and AFTER a developer gets hold of the land.

Stunning before and after photos a beautiful, rich forest show the stark result at the hands of a developer.

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Trees falling in Oakville too

Here is a story one of our group found from May 2012. In Oakville, on Lakeshore, the same thing is happening, and look who the developer is, same as who is destroying the Crerar forest. One resident from Oakville is … Continue reading

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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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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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Crerar Forest Flight November 18, 2012

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

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