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WELCOME TO THE BARTLEY SMITH GREENWAY!

The Bartley Smith Greenway (BSG) is a 15-km valley corridor that follows the course of the upper West Don River through the City of Vaughan from Steeles Ave. up to Teston Rd, linking together a series of city parks and recreational facilities through a natural corridor of scenic open spaces and wooded areas...
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The network of river valleys in the GTA provide wildlife with food, water, shelter and space in an increasingly urbanized environment. The BSG initiative aims to enhance this function by improving water quality and restoring habitat...
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Better storm water management leads to healthier rivers

Partnerships

City of Vaughan Trillium Foundation Toronto and Region Conservation Vaughan Chamber of Commerce Canadian National Railway York Region Quebecor World
Waterside Marsh Recovery
thumb A major project at Waterside Marsh is creating enhanced wildlife habitats and new recreational trails.... link
Natural Heritage
thumb TRCA biologists are monitoring animal and plant communities in the upper West Don to assess habitat quality... link

WHAT'S COMING UP?

thumb Wetland Wonders at Waterside Marsh
Sun. 16 Sept. 2007
10:00 a.m.-12 noon
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The Friends of the Bartley Smith Greenway gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation, an agency of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Recreation. With $100 million in annual funding from Ontario's charity casino gaming initiative, the Foundation provides grants to eligible charitable and not-for-profit organizations in the arts, culture, sports, recreation, environment and social service sectors.

• Site last updated on 9 September 2007 •

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