Urban Ravine Symposium

On Thursday, October 10, 2019, TBG held its fourth annual Urban Ravine Symposium. About 160 passionate ravine advocates, scientists, artists, landscape architects, gardeners and nature lovers enjoyed a day of talks, tours, displays and discussions.

Thank you to everyone who presented, attended and supported this great event. Special thanks to The Dalglish Family Foundation for supporting the livestreaming and recording of presentations. See you all at next year’s event!


Weren’t able to attend our symposium and missed tuning in to the livestream? You can find all links to each speaker in the program listed below.

TBG Welcome Remarks and Keynote Henry Hughes

League of Urban Nature Artists, Nature Artist Alan Li

Don’t Forget the Soil: Restoration Begins Below Ground
Melanie Sifton, University of Toronto

Making Toronto’s Ravines BirdSafe®
Michael Mesure, FLAP Canada

Ecological Monitoring Through Thermal Imaging
Jonas Hamberg, University of Waterloo

Round Table Discussions

TBG Closing Remarks

These events are generously supported by