Fact Sheets

Miltonvale Reforestation Project

Want to learn more about the watershed, reforestation project or the native trees and wildlife of PEI?

Reforestation Project Overview
The Watershed
How to Plant a Tree
Wildlife of Miltonvale
Native Shrubs of PEI
Eastern White Pine
Native Trees of PEI
White Birch
White Ash
White Spruce
Red Maple
Northern Red Oak
Riparian Zone
Glossy Buckthorn
Northern Leopard Frog
Eastern Coyote

Forest Restoration in Victoria Park

Did you know that forest restoration has been taking place in the Victoria Park woodlands since 2006? The goal is to improve the health of the woodlands so that it will be here for future generations to enjoy.
Forest Restoration information sheet
Urban Forest Conservation

Victoria Park Forest Restoration and Species Identification Booklet

Who might you meet when walking in the woods?
Bring the booklet along on your next walk in the Park to help with native plant and wildlife identification.

Victoria Park Forest Restoration Project/Victoria Park Flora and Fauna ID

Invasive Species

Victoria Park has some very invasive plant species that are trying to crowd out the native plants in the Park. Each summer, students spend hours removing these plants. Find what they are and how you can help stop their spread.
Glossy Buckthorn

Dead Man's Pond

The pond is a mysterious place with many eerie stories about how it got its name and whether or not it is bottomless! The pond is really a wonderful amphibian habitat where the entire life cycle of animals like the spotted salamander can be observed.

Salamanders in Dead Man's Pond

Crows

crowCrows have been coming to the Victoria Park/Brighton area to roost during the winter months for more than 100 years. They like urban areas because of the warmth, lack of predators, food supply and the lights. It's a love/hate relationship!
What do you know about crows?
A Day in the Life of a Crow
Crow Information - web links
Did you know? - information about crow behavior
Jet Set - Ian and Kate MacQuarrie
The American crow and Victoria Park - historical data
Washington Fish and Wildlife - Living with Wildlife - Crows
What do you know about crows - quotes from the internet
David Suzuki documentary