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Niagara Parks to Host Community Tree Planting Event

Niagara Parks to Host Community Tree Planting Event

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission is pleased to partner with Forests Ontario, the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation and Ontario Wood, as part of a province-wide free community tree planting event to be held on Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Participants will have the opportunity to directly support their community in a local reforestation project Continue reading

Niagara Parks to Unveil Ontario150 Commemorative Programming

Niagara Parks to Unveil Ontario150 Commemorative Programming

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission is pleased to invite members of the public to the launch of its upcoming series of commemorative events, activities and initiatives to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation and the founding of Ontario. The announcement is to take place on Tuesday, May 2, at 10:00 a.m., on the terrace of Queen Victoria Place Restaurant. Continue reading

Prescribed Burns along Niagara Parkway

Prescribed Burns along Niagara Parkway

Niagara Falls, ON – For close to a decade now, The Niagara Parks Commission has successfully carried out numerous prescribed burns (PBs) on lands within its jurisdiction. Prescribed burns are conducted to encourage the regeneration of native prairie grasses and plants, while helping to control invasive plant species. Continue reading