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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to get up close and personal with a moose calf? Well I have; and to satisfy my curiosity I set out into the thick brushes of Algonquin Provincial Park to volunteer with moose calf collaring. Talk about an experience of a life time! Continue reading I moose be dreaming…
We have all heard about the decline of forest songbirds in recent time, but how many people have even heard of shorebirds? They are usually not as colourful or sweet sounding as spring songbirds like warblers, but the story of their migration is even more amazing. Continue reading The Arrival of Shorebirds at Darlington
Join local professional photographer Barry Wojciechowski as we start a season of digital photography workshops at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Continue reading Giant Photography- Digital Photography Workshops
Thousands of shorebirds dropped out of the sky May 21st and 22nd and landed on Presqu’ile Beach. With 3000+ birds present, beach access was restricted to minimize disturbance to the birds as they feed Continue reading Flight of the Shorebirds at Presqu’ile
Kathy McPherson began her career in Ontario Parks as a summer student, and she is now the recipient of the Distinguished Professional Interpreter Award from the National Association for Interpretation (NAI) Continue reading Ontario Parks Employee Wins National Association for Interpretation Award
If you bring your own firewood from home, you could spread insect and plant diseases that threaten the health of our forests. Continue reading Bringing Your Own Firewood? Read This First!
Want to spend the long weekend camping in your favourite park? Think every park must be full by now? No way! There are still plenty of spaces available in parks all over Ontario. Continue reading Ontario Parks Are Not Full Yet!
When you visit Ontario Parks this season, you may notice something a little bit greener. No, it’s not the scenery, we are going green with our new re-usable bag! Continue reading Please Re-Use This Bag. May the Forest Be With You!
If you’d like to be part of a fun and energetic team, try working in maintenance with Ontario Parks! The maintenance team works together to make sure the entire park runs smoothly and they get to work outside! Continue reading Summer Jobs in Ontario Parks: Maintenance
For over thirty years, Ontario Parks has been surveying its visitors asking their thoughts and opinions about their most recent park experience. Continue reading The Results Are In!