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1. Happy Valley's "Heart of the Forest"

(Web Page; Tue Sep 06 11:03:00 CDT 2016)

For the past 15 years, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has worked to protect the Happy Valley Forest — one of the largest remaining intact forests on the Oak Ridges Moraine. Located at the edge of the Greater Toronto Area (G...

Description: With an opportunity to secure a key property located right in the heart of the forest, NCC will be able to link our existing Happy Valley Forest lands to create a wildlife corridor for generations to come.

2. Happy trails in the Happy Valley Forest

(Web Page; Fri Jan 08 10:15:00 CST 2016)

We heard the eastern wood pewee before we saw it. Just as the name suggests, we could hear it calling “Pee-oo-wee! Pee-oo-wee!” as we walked along the trail in the Happy Valley Forest. We stopped to admire some of the older-...

Description: We heard the eastern wood pewee before we saw it. Just as the name suggests, we could hear it calling “Pee-oo-wee! Pee-oo-wee!” as we walked along the trail in the Happy Valley Forest.

3. Goldie Feldman Nature Reserve, Happy Valley Forest, Ontario

(Web Page; Thu Mar 29 07:36:00 CDT 2018)

Just half an hour outside of Toronto lies an unexpectedly tranquil green space: the Happy Valley Forest. Over the years, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has protected 737 acres (298 hectares) in the heart of King Township, ensur...

Description: Just half an hour outside of the mega metropolis Toronto lies an unexpectedly tranquil green space – the Happy Valley Forest, Ontario. From ravines to ridges, old fields to wooded wetland habitats, Happy Valley Forest offers a diversity of topography and scenery to satisfy hikers of all ages.

4. Happy Valley Forest – Pottageville Swamp Natural Area

(Web Page; Mon Jul 16 14:34:00 CDT 2018)

Why this place is important Surrounded by the growing metropolis of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) in southern Ontario, Happy Valley Forest – Pottageville Swamp is a natural oasis with vast ecological, historical and cultural impo...

Description: Surrounded by the growing metropolis of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) in southern Ontario, Happy Valley Forest – Pottageville Swamp is a natural oasis with vast ecological, historical and cultural importance.

5. The bats of Happy Valley Forest

(Web Page; Tue May 22 15:27:00 CDT 2018)

Flying quietly in the darkness of the night, well after the sun has set on Ontario’s Happy Valley Forest, are some of Canada’s smallest mammals. Big brown and silver-haired bats make their way from roost to roost, catching an...

Description: Flying quietly in the darkness of the night, well after the sun has set on Ontario’s Happy Valley Forest, are some of Canada’s smallest mammals.

6. Réserve naturelle Goldie Feldman, Forêt Happy Valley, Ontario

(Web Page; Mon May 08 14:59:00 CDT 2017)

À seulement une heure de route de Toronto se trouve un espace vert étonnamment paisible : la forêt Happy Valley. Au fil des ans, Conservation de la nature Canada (CNC) a protégé 737 acres (298 hectares...

Description: À seulement une heure de route de Toronto se trouve un espace vert étonnamment paisible : la forêt Happy Valley. Au fil des ans, Conservation de la nature Canada (CNC) a protégé 737 acres (298 hectares) au coeur du canton de King, assurant ainsi la survie d'une forêt ancienne et des espèces qui en dépendent dans la moraine d'Oak Ridges, et ce, au beau milieu du développement environnant.

7. Bats of the Happy Valley Forest region

(Web Page; Thu Oct 22 11:28:00 CDT 2015)

I’ve had many encounters with bats in the Happy Valley Forest over the years, but perhaps the most memorable was the one day in my practicing years when I was asked to visit on elderly lady at home. Consultants tend to eschew house...

Description: I’ve had many encounters with bats in the Happy Valley Forest over the years, but perhaps the most memorable was the one day in my practicing years when I was asked to visit on elderly lady at home.

8. NCC's new Happy Valley Forest Hike Series

(Web Page; Mon Jul 11 08:19:00 CDT 2016)

City, meet nature “How far do you think we are from Dundas Square?” It’s an odd question that Todd Farrell, coordinator of conservation biology in central Ontario for the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), poses to a...

Description: A review of one of the events in NCC's Happy Valley Forest Hike Series, launched in the summer of 2016, as told by Nicole Evelyn Senyi.

9. Happy Valley Forest just got a little happier

(Web Page; Fri Apr 20 09:16:00 CDT 2018)

There is good news for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, just in time for Earth Day. A popular natural area for walkers and hikers in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is expanding. The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has purchase...

Description: The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has purchased another key conservation site in the heart of one of the GTA’s most biologically rich areas — the Happy Valley Forest — which has a lasting impact on the water supply for the entire area.

10. Happy Valley Forest Map

(Web Page; Mon May 08 10:07:00 CDT 2017)

Description: Happy Valley Forest Map

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