Category: Feature Pages

Birds of Highbury Park e-book

Highbury Park Friends have co-ordinated the creation of a 31-page book and tri-fold brochure about birds (and other wildlife) found in the park, largely through the efforts of Paul Anthony, Cathy Clarke, and Anne Gilbert. Paul (a long-time Friend, local…

Highbury Park Plant Survey

Ellen, Bridget, and Robyn carried out an initial Highbury Park Plant Survey on April 29 2011. It includes meadow flowers, woodland plants, and trees. The results are sorted alphabetically by Latin name. Norway Maple Acer platanoides Sycamore Acer pseudoplatanus Yarrow…

Historic Landscape Survey

In 2007, historian Phillada Ballard was commissioned to research and write a history of the Highbury landscape, with an eye toward a restoration bid. Her research came up with several important findings, such as the uniquely intact connection between house…

Tree Survey Data

We have been gathering information about ‘veteran’ trees since February 2007, and are compiling that information for display here. At the moment, some of the data is set out in a simple table here. The table can be sorted and…