Welcome to the NATURhood!

NATURhoods supports neighbours working together for the greener good through nature-based solutions.

Want to grow your NATURhood? Find out how you can combat climate change and Naturally Adapt To Urban Runoff in your own backyard!

Get involved by checking out our Upcoming Events page.

Learn more about NATURhoods:


Residential Rebate Program 

Frequently Asked Questions 

Community Demonstrations: 

Green Infrastructure Fundraisers

Virtual Green Infrastructure Tour

Other Community Greening Projects:

Depave Paradise

Canopy for Community


NATURhoods in the News:

Wells, Jon. “‘Greening’ rebate of $500 offered to Hamilton residents for run-off reducing improvements.” The Hamilton Spectator, 7 March 2022,


Peesker, Saira. “Hamilton homeowners should think about where water would go in a flood, group says.” CBC, 1 March 2022



Our Partners + Funders:

Ontario Trillium Foundation, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks*, Conserver Society of Hamilton, City of Hamilton, Hamilton Community Foundation, Clean Foundation and Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Canada.

*This project has received funding support from the Government of Ontario. Such support does not indicate endorsement by the Government of Ontario of the contents of this material.

2023 Rebate Program Participant Photos

2022 Rebate Program Participant Photos

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