#TBT to sometime between 2008 & 2013: The shore of Grenadier Pond as seen from a boat by Toronto photographer Ben Mark Holzberg. 📸🚣♀️ A park shed and a designated fishing spot are visible. #throwbackthursday #HighPark . Source: City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 287, Series 2198, Item 44
The word of the week is POIKILOHYDRIC: when an organism's water content changes with the moisture in the surrounding environment. Pictured is a close up view (through a hand lens) of moss, a poikilohydric organism. 🕵️♀️🌱 . Check our our blog for the details: Resources > Blog . #wordoftheweek #WoW #wordoftheweekwednesday #natureknowledge #HighPark #ilovehighpark #outsideforever . Thanks to @sammytangir for the WoW!
Explore #HighPark with your little ones this summer at our nature clubs for kids! Registration opens TOMORROW MORNING at 7am! 👨💻👩💻 . Fox & Kits 🦊 (0-5 years with caregiver) Tuesdays, 10am-11:30am . Waddlers 🐥 (18-36 months with caregiver) Thursdays, 10am-11:30am . For more info visit our website: Experiences > Nature Clubs for Kids > Caregiver and Child Programs . #iloveHighPark #outsideforever #outdooreducation #outdoorplay #earlyyearseducation #summer #nature
After this weekend's ice storm it looks as though this bud may actually be a little less green than last week, but it's still holding on! There were several broken branches 😔 but the Sakura trees appear to be mostly intact! 😁#CBW2018 #CherryBlossomWatch . Cooler temperatures tend to delay bloom time, so we may need to be patient this year. . Check out our website for historical bloom data here: Cherry Blossoms > Bloom Tracking and Predictions