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Faces of Forests Ontario: Augusta Lipscombe

Faces of Forests Ontario: Augusta Lipscombe

Posted: September 18, 2018

Name: Augusta Lipscombe Position: Communications Assistant Favourite Tree: White oak Joining Forests Ontario in June of 2018, Augusta is one of the newest staff members. She is responsible for providing support to the rest of the communications team, as well as writing and editing a variety of materials such as presentations, blog posts, social media... Read More

Community Tree Plant – Brampton

October 20th, 2018

Fall is right around the corner, and what better way to “dig in” into the cooler weather than with a fun, free, family-friendly tree planting event! Forests Ontario and local planting partners are excited to invite you, along with your friends and family, to participate in the 2018 Community Tree Plant event happening in Brampton this October.

Trees, shovels, gloves, and refreshments will be provided. This event is suitable for all ages and will take place rain or shine, so dress appropriately! High school students are eligible to receive volunteer hours for participation.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

Please pre-register on Eventbrite. 

Claireville Conservation Area 8180 Hwy 50 Brampton, ON L6T 0A6

Celebrate National Forest Week with Forests Ontario

Posted: September 13, 2018

National Forest Week celebrates one of Canada’s most economically and culturally important renewable resources – our forests! This year, Canada will be celebrating National Forest Week (NFW) from September 23rd to 29th. Dating back to 1920, this week is a call for all Canadians to learn more about the place our forests occupy in our... Read More

Faces of Forests Ontario: Suzie Perry

Faces of Forests Ontario: Suzie Perry

Posted: September 11, 2018

Name: Suzie Perry Position: Restoration Coordinator Favourite Tree: Tamarack Suzie first joined Forests Ontario as the Forestry Outreach Coordinator two years ago, though her role has since expanded to Restoration Coordinator. Suzie is responsible for the operational side of the 50 Million Tree program, acting as a main contact for landowners and planting partners and... Read More

Message from the CEO: Forests Ontario Celebrate a Busy and Productive Spring and Summer

Posted: September 7, 2018

It was a busy spring for Forests Ontario as our staff traveled far and wide to ensure the successful implementation of our programs. In addition to our ongoing afforestation efforts under the 50 Million Tree Program, we were engaged in a record setting 20 community tree plants across the country, including events in British Columbia,... Read More

Seed Forecasting

Forests Ontario has established a seed forecasting database to monitor and better track seed availability for future planting use. In order to continue and better this tracking process, we need our partners and the public’s support in providing seed report information.

Here’s how you can get involved in seed forecasting.