The Municipality of Dysart et al is currently undertaking stand improvement in the Glebe Park Forest that was recommended in the Glebe Park Forest Stewardship Plan. In 2011 the Glebe Park Committee commissioned Forest Design Consulting in association with Glenside Ecological Services to create a stewardship plan for the Glebe Park Forest that would ensure safety for recreation and forest health, diversity and ecological integrity. The scope of the work included researching forest health, analyzing social and ecological values, inventorying plant and animal species, identifying wildlife habitat and examining water courses. The plan was created to reflect the following values Recreation Ensuring safety along the trail corridors. Encouraging increased use of existing trails; Planning for trail infrastructure with minimal effect on the environment; Maintaining and/or enhancing forest health and diversity; Removing diseased trees; Encouragement of all ages classes of trees;...
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