Skip to content

Our Mission

To ignite curiosity and respect for our natural world through accessible, interactive and educational programs.

Nature Facts

Many trees along our trails are labeled with their names! Both scientific and common!

The Muskrat is a semi aquatic rodent that lives in wetlands! We have some living at Heartland Forest, they can be seen at the fishpond, and can swim underwater for roughly 15 minutes on average!

Turtles can be seen sunbathing to regulate their temperature, they are called exotherms or “cold blooded”.

There are a bunch of mammals that visit or live in Heartland Forest such as, bats, coyotes, chipmunks, rabbits, squirrels, muskrats, opossums, raccoons, foxes, and deer!

Click Here For Info On Ticks and Lyme Disease

Thank You
to Our Sponsors
Community Foundations of Canada
Harry Foster Foundation
Lloyd-Carr-Harris Foundation
Niagara Community Foundation
Ontario Paper Thorold Foundation
Ontario Power Generation
Ontario Trillium Foundation
TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
Unity for Autism
Whole Kids Foundation
Ontario
Canada
To Top