Published quarterly by Ontario Nature, ON Nature brings readers closer to nature by exploring Ontario’s natural areas and wildlife and providing insight into current environmental issues since 1932.

The magazine features stunning photography and in-depth articles by nature specialists. ON Nature explores Ontario’s wild species and spaces, while offering insight on:

  • Breaking conservation and science news
  • Environmental issues and sustainability
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Natural history

Nature through history

Over the years, the magazine has had several different names.

ON Nature: 2004-present
Seasons: 1980-2004
Ontario Naturalist: 1963-1979
Bulletin: 1951-1962
Circular: 1932-1951


Ontario Nature

Ontario Nature logoOntario Nature is a leading environmental non-profit organization and the publisher of the ON Nature magazine. Ontario Nature protects wild species and wild spaces through conservation, education and public engagement. If you enjoy the magazine, be sure to read about the organization behind it at ontarionature.org.



Editor John Hassell | johnh@ontarionature.org | 416-444-8419 ext. 269
Art Director Levi Nicholson
Contributing Editor Joanna Pachner
Editorial Assistant Lisa Richardson
Copy Editor Sarah Weber
Proofreader Allan Britnell, Ron Corkum
Advertising Jeff Yamaguchi | promedcomm@aol.com | 416-508-2382

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ON Nature magazine has won and been nominated for multiple National Magazine Awards.

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