News and Events

December 16, 2015 Thompson Emergency Freight Systems Celebrates 30 Years of Growth with Launch of "Book a Load, Plant a Tree" Program

December 11, 2015 Giant White Oak in Etobicoke recognized by provincial Heritage Tree Program

November 24, 2015 Scarborough's Holy Spirit Catholic School Wins 2015 TD Tree Bee

November 2, 2015 Great White Oak is Living Witness to Over 250 Years of History

October 14, 2015 Ceremonial Tree Planting Launches the Durham 5 Million Tree Program

September 29, 2015 Forestry Connects Offers Behind the Scenes Look at Forestry in Ontario

September 24, 2015 Celebrate National Forest Week with Forests Ontario

September 21, 2015 CAASCO Associates Join Forests Ontario to Beautify Bike Trails in Whitby

September 18-19, 2015 Forests Ontario Joins the Fun at Toronto Oktoberfest

September 1, 2015 Fall 2015 Landowner Workshops Announced

August 10, 2015 Ontario School Top Canadian Team at North American Environmental Competition

June 22, 2015 Honda Canada supports forest restoration efforts across Canada

June 8, 2015 Media Advisory: Forests Ontario and Honda Canada Plant for a Healthier Ecosystem

June 6, 2015 Ontario's Big Dig Continues in Sudbury

June 5, 2015 Forests Ontario's oldest education program expands once again with the first ever London Tree Bee

May 26, 2015 Tree planting teams await confirmation of Guinness World Record

May 23, 2015 Ontario's largest environmental competition connects thousands of students to the outdoors

May 21, 2015 Ontario's Natural Skyscraper: Ontario's largest tree, discovered along the Ottawa River, receives tall order

May 21, 2015 Students focus on the three E's:Education, Environment, Envirothon

May 20, 2015 Community joins Michael's Hair Body Mind, Forests Ontario, and Credit Valley Conservation for Guinness Book of World Records Tree Planting Attempt

May 12, 2015 Forests Ontario supports the Ontario Library Association by greening the stages of the Festival of Trees

May 2, 2015 Forests Ontario's seventh annual community tree plant re-greens eleven locations across Ontario

April 17, 2015 Northern partners look for ways to grow capacity through the 50 Million Tree Program

April 14, 2015 Natural Resources Canada responds to deforestation myths with new fact versus fiction publication

April 9, 2015 Come Out and Plant! Join Forests Ontario for annual Community Planting Weekend on May 2, 2015

March 24, 2015 Green Leader Mark Cullen undertakes ambitious restoration project

February 20, 2015 City of Toronto presented with Ontario Wood award at Forests Ontario's annual conference

February 17, 2015 New video by Forests Ontario highlights the profound value of our forests

February 17-March 11, 2015 Free local workshops being held across Ontario

February 6, 2015 Students gather in Newmarket for the first York Region Tree Bee competition

January 21, 2015 Green Leader Wilma Johnson leaves a legacy of walnut trees across the province

January 14, 2015 Green Leader Glenn Coon puts community and environment first

January 10, 2015 Majestic Toronto Christmas Market tree milled and converted into usable wood products

December 11, 2014 Forests Ontario hosts holiday market outside the Royal Alexandra Theatre

December 6, 2014 Forests Ontario joins Lieutenant Governor to ring in National Christmas Tree Day at Queen's Park

November 28, 2014 Toronto Christmas Market Kicks Off at the Distillery District

November 18, 2014 Trent student receives celebrated James. S. Miller scholarship

November 17, 2014 120 students gather at the Royal Ontario Museum to test their forestry knowledge at the 2014 Tree Bee

November 14, 2014 The Ontario government's re-introduction of the Invasive Species Act shows promise

November 8, 2014 Oshawa Tree Planting Event Commemorates Remembrance Day

October 16, 2014 Ontario nurseries' stock viewing days highlight quality tree stock for spring 2015 plantings

October 6, 2014 Forty students and their teachers from eight southern Ontario high schools will take part in a three-day field course focused on sustainable forest management in Algonquin Park.

September 27, 2014 CAA South Central Ontario employees, friends and families join Forests Ontario for Toronto Zoo tree plant

September 24, 2014 Community members join Forests Ontario, Michael's Hair Body Mind, and Credit Valley Conservation to restore forest cover damaged by the Emerald Ash Borer

September 19, 2014 Trees Ontario and its 80+ partners are encouraging landowners to consider forest restoration

September 10, 2014 Trees Ontario, the forest restoration arm of Forests Ontario, announces the expansion of the Ontario government's 50 Million Tree Program in Northern Ontario

August 11, 2014 A Labour of Love: How to Forecast and Collect

July 31, 2014 Forests Ontario salutes Somerville Seedlings for their efforts to foster a greener and healthier Ontario.

July 17, 2014 Enbridge Gas Distribution thanks its e-billing customers by planting 50,000 trees

June 24, 2014 Summitt Energy plants 18,000 trees in honour of EverGreen Program Homeowners' Commitment to Energy Conservation

June 23-24, 2014 On June 23rd and 24th, Forests Ontario held its annual `post-plant`meeting to wrap up the 2014 planting season.

June 18, 2014 Communities that plant together, grow together: upcoming event will help 'green' north bay's waterfront.

June 13, 2014 Forests Ontario supports the Liberal government's vision to ensure the long term health of the province's forest resources.

June 12-19, 2014 This June, Trees Ontario will host four free tree seed forecasting workshops across the province.

June 3, 2014 Talk with experts and learn about managing Emerald Ash Borer in your woodlot at a free workshop offered by York Region in partnership with Forests Ontario.

May 16, 2014 Ontario Envirothon Program Inspires Ontario Youth to Pursue Careers in Forestry and Natural Resource Management

May 3, 2014 Community members make Ontario greener, one tree at a time during Trees Ontario's annual Community Planting Weekend more...

April 22, 2014 Environmentalist Bill Grierson announced as Trees Ontario's latest Green Leader more...

April 1, 2014 Re-green your community! Register for the annual Community Planting Weekend on May 3, 2014

March 19, 2014 Trees Ontario and Ontario Forestry Association merge to enhance capacity and programs

February 27, 2014 Jim H. Louie and Judy Lowry are recipients of Green Leader award

January 20, 2014 Grow your forest - Free forest management winter workshops

November 27, 2013 Bill & Mabel Almond Announced as Trees Ontario's Latest Green Leaders

November 7, 2013 Deck the District: Trees Ontario & Ontario Wood Donate 50-foot tree to 2013 Lowe's Toronto Christmas Market

October 25, 2013 Historic 225-year-old Ajax tree receives heritage designation

October 22, 2013 Trees Ontario Congratulates long-time Partner Ontario Tree Seed Plant on its 90 Years of Growth

September 30, 2013 Trees Ontario and CAA South Central Ontario 'green' Toronto Zoo through the planting of 285 trees