Exploring where natural and built environments collide.


Explore this site’s foundation. Over 1,900 km of walks exploring metroscapes in Toronto, the Tri-Cities, and Hamilton.


Take a deep dive into the geography of local metroscapes: shorelines, neighbourhoods and hydro corridors.


Read about the lay of our current metroscapes, and open your mind to how they can be improved.

Recent Activity

Industrial Hamilton

Moseying through Hamilton’s industrial sectors and along an old pipeline corridor.

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Hamilton Watersheds

A map of the watersheds and watercourses covering the urban portions of Hamilton.

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Conestoga 7/8

Paralleling the freeway from Kitchener’s west border to Highway 8 and Fairway.

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Crossing the Line

A city-wide analysis of Toronto’s highways and freeways, and their impact on walkability.

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Groff’s Mill Creek

A small creek that provides drainage for much of industrial-commercial Hespeler.

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KWC Watersheds

A map of the watersheds and watercourses covering Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge.

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