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Cobourg Shows its Interest in Tree Planting

Cobourg, ON – February 13, 2008 – Last night, local landowners attended a workshop at the Best Western Inn and Convention Centre to learn about tree planting, at one of a series of 12 workshops being held across the province by Trees Ontario. Trees Ontario, with its partners, the Ontario Forestry Association (OFA), Grand River Conservation Authority, Wellington... Read More

Trees Ontario Joins Local MPPs Donna Cansfield and Laurel Broten at Government and Community Services Fair

February 11, 2008 – On Saturday, February 9, 2008, Trees Ontario joined local MPPs, the Honourable Donna Cansfield and Ms. Laurel Broten at the 3rd annual Government and Community Services Fair held at Cloverdale Mall in Etobicoke. Over the course of the day, hundreds of community members visited the various ministry and agency booths on... Read More

Public Interest in Tree Planting Growing Rapidly

Fergus, ON – February 1, 2008 – Last night, local landowners packed the Wellington County Museum to learn about tree planting, at one of a series of 12 workshops being held across the province by Trees Ontario. Trees Ontario, with its partners, the Ontario Forestry Association (OFA), Grand River Conservation Authority, Wellington County Stewardship Council... Read More

More Public Interest in Tree Planting

St Marys, ON – January 31, 2008 – Last night, local landowners attended the St Marys Community Centre to learn about tree planting, at one of a series of 12 workshops being held across the province by Trees Ontario. Trees Ontario, with its partners, the Ontario Forestry Association (OFA) and Upper Thames River Conservation Authority,... Read More

Public Interest in Tree Planting

Ridgetown, ON – January 30, 2008 – Last night, local landowners attended the University of Guelph Rudy Brown Centre to learn about tree planting, at one of a series of 12 workshops being held across the province by Trees Ontario. Trees Ontario, with its partners, the Ontario Forestry Association (OFA), Stewardship Kent and Lower Thames... Read More

Trees Ontario Offers Workshops to Help Landowners Fight Climate Change

Trees Ontario is working with its partners to coordinate and host a series of workshops in southern Ontario in early 2008. Planting trees reduces your environmental footprint and fights climate change. Learn how you can get financial assistance to plant trees on your property Learn how your four hectares or more of existing forest can... Read More

City of Pembroke Announces Funding from Trees Canada and Trees Ontario Green Streets Grant

Pembroke, ON – December 18, 2007 – City of Pembroke Mayor Ed Jacyno is proud to announce that Pembroke City Council, in recognizing the importance of urban forests and the global effort to stop the warming of our planet, felt it was necessary and prudent to replace the many large trees that had been destroyed over... Read More

Tree Canada and Trees Ontario’s Green Streets Program Helps Vaughan Plant Trees

November 30, 2007 – Vaughan, ON – Despite winter’s approach, Vaughan is now a little greener following two tree planting events in the City of Vaughan, which were made possible with the support of Tree Canada and Trees Ontario’s Green Streets grant. “The City of Vaughan is pleased with the tremendous support it has received... Read More

Trees Ontario Supports Brampton’s New Community Forest Project With Green Streets Grant

Nov. 23 – Brampton, On: In keeping with Brampton’s Flower City status, the City of Brampton today launched a new Community Forest project in the Elgin Park Woods. Working with the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA), the City is transforming Elgin Park Woods into a lush urban forest. To launch the project, students from... Read More

Municipality of Brockton Receives Green Streets Grant from Tree Canada and Trees Ontario

November 22, 2007 – Brockton, ON: Tree Canada and its program partner Trees Ontario have awarded a grant to the Municipality of Brockton, as part of its Green Streets Canada program for 2007-8. The presentation ceremony will be held on Thursday, November 22 at 11:30 a.m. in Walkerton at Lobies Park. The Green Streets funding,... Read More