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Forest Property Tax Reduction Workshop a Success

Local residents of Bancroft, Haliburton and Bracebridge have recently gathered to learn how to reduce property taxes on their forested land by up to 75 per cent through Ontario’s Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program. (More information) Read More

Tree stock program helps restore the Oak Ridges Moraine

June 27, 2006, King City, Ontario An important new program has been established by the Trees Ontario Foundation (TOF) with funding from the Oak Ridges Moraine Foundation (ORMF), to ensure that sufficient, locally-sourced, native tree seedlings will be available in the future to help restore the Oak Ridges Moraine, part of Ontario’s Greenbelt. A major... Read More

TOF helps rebuild tornado-damaged forests

The Grand River Conservation Authority and a Salem-area school are getting some help to plant new trees to replace those lost when a tornado struck the Fergus area on August 19, 2005. The Trees Ontario Foundation has provided money to purchase tree seedlings and assist with planting costs at the Belwood Lake Conservation Area near... Read More

TOF Partnership with Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters

Trees Ontario Foundation (TOF) is proud to announce their new partnership with the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) to support the implementation of the Atlantic Salmon Restoration project. Ontario’s Atlantic Salmon were declared extirpated from our lakes over 100 years ago due to a failure to understand habitat conservation. With support from all... Read More

McGuinty Government Helping Property Owners Maintain Natural Areas

McGuinty Government Helping Property Owners Maintain Natural Areas Natural Spaces Program Promotes Preservation And Restoration PONTYPOOL — The McGuinty government is taking the next step in its plan to protect greenspace by supporting the efforts of private landowners to preserve and restore natural areas on their property, Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty announced today. (more information) Read More