Green Spaces In Canadian Cities

The Greenest Canadian Cities

Vancouver

Green Spaces in Vancouver

Vancouver is arguably the greenest city in Canada with vast urban green spaces. It’s home to Stanley Park one of the top urban parks in the world rife with wildlife, ancient cedars, and rainforest ecology. It is considered to have the cleanest air than any other city in North America owing to it having been able to reduce greenhouse emissions significantly.

The development of Coal Harbor and False Creek has placed more homes within a walking distance of Vancouver’s central business district. The city has made tremendous efforts to increase walking and biking and reducing automobile traffic.

Vancouver city already has a reputation of being a sustainable city, its energy use … Read the rest

Urban Green Spaces

Toronto Improving Its Urban GreenSpaces And Parks

Urban Green Spaces In Toronto

Toronto in Canada is considered a tower-city with Abundant and diverse green spaces. It does not only have high-rises in the downtown core but also in the many clusters located outside the centre in the inner suburb areas. Between the various tower clusters, are large urban green spaces and parking lots providing its residents and visitors perfect natural places for hanging out and unwinding.

The city of Toronto has many beautiful urban green spaces. It has more than 1,500 parks with numerous open spaces and 600km of trails. The city parks also feature sports fields, playgrounds, beaches, and beautiful gardens. There is no shortage of green space … Read the rest

Urban Green Spaces In North America

Best Urban Green Spaces In North America

Urban Green Spaces

Vancouver

Vancuvar Urban Green Spaces

Located in Canada, Vancouver is considered one of the greenest cities in North America. It is a vibrant city with numerous beaches, gardens lakes and parks. The 1000-acres Stanley Park is among the top urban parks in the world rife with a diverse ecosystem.

Vancouver is surrounded by a green environment from small neighbourhood green spaces to the massive destination parks and feature gardens. This city prides itself of more than 230 urban green spaces that are maintained by Vancouver Park Board.

Queen Elizabeth Park is yet another urban green space in Vancouver, and it is only 15 minutes away by car or public transit from downtown. It … Read the rest