About The Picture
Local parks can contain a surprising range of bird species at various times of year. Taken in Riverside Park in Guelph, this Palm Warbler was stopping over for a few days on its way to its breeding grounds in the north.
Some of my favourite photography locations in the Guelph area. More precise information to come in the future...
Ontario Location List
The Ontario Natural Heritage Information Service has a large list of natural area in Ontario available on their web site: http://nhic.mnr.gov.on.ca/MNR/nhic/species/species_report_guide.cfm
I have mapped all these locations in Microsoft Mappoint 2004 as pushpins, with included hyperlink to the NHIC site and a short description of each location. You can download the Mappoint 2004 file here. MAKE SURE TO FOLLOW THIS PROCEDURE:
Guelph Lake Nature Centre
Located just past the Guelph Lake dam on Conservation Road.
University of Guelph Arboretum
Located at the University of Guelph.
Your "standard" urban park, Riverside Park runs along the Speed River between Speedvale Ave and Woodlawn Road.
East of Arkell on Arkell Road in South-East Guelph.