The 2018 prescribed burn in High Park is scheduled to take place on Monday April 23. Ignition will begin at 2 p.m, and burning is expected to last until 5 p.m. View a map of the planned burn sites.

The City of Toronto maintains planted, naturalized areas through best management practices such as forest thinning, prescribed burns and controlling invasive plant species. Those practices create healthy forests that provide many environmental benefits. Learn how you can help and what to expect when forest management operations are happening in your area.