Jay Rastogi

Jay Rastogi studied Natural Resources Management and Environmental Studies at the University of Guelph and worked at The Arboretum. After graduation, Jay mentored in sustainable forestry practices with renowned ecoforester Merv Wilkinson. Over the past 15 years Jay has shared these teachings and principles with thousands of students through tours and workshops. Currently the site manager at Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary, he is especially fond of growing food, tapping maples and foraging for wild plants and mushrooms.