Why Wilderness in the City?
Far too often, natural space in urban areas is viewed either as empty needing to be filled, or is left unmanaged and degraded.
We have a different vision.
These natural spaces are not empty — they are filled with opportunities for:
- Nature-based education
- Low-impact recreation
- Valuable wildlife habitat
With proper management, healthy ecosystems throughout our urban natural areas and especially within our nature-based regional parks system can provide valuable support for: