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Of Forests and Men [US – Edward Norton]

Forests and People – Yann Arthus-Bertrand

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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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Why are old trees disappearing?

“What we’re seeing is a global phenomenon,” said ecologist David Lindenmayer of Australian National University, lead author of a paper published in a recent edition of the journal Science. READ MORE at thestar.com…

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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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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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Beauty and the BEAST

Heavy machinery at work inside the forest.

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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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