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
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