Speaker Details

Richard Ubbens

Director, Parks
City of Toronto, Parks, Forestry and Recreation

Richard Ubbens is a registered professional forester, the director of parks, former director of urban forestry, and city forester for the City of Toronto. He has over 30 years' experience and is responsible for managing Toronto's park system of over 1,500 parks comprised of a rich diversity of habitat, ravines, ecologically-significant areas, areas of natural and scientific interest, forests, meadows, beaches, and manicured recreational areas.