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Faces of Forests Ontario: Andrea Curley

Faces of Forests Ontario: Andrea Curley

Posted: August 16, 2018

Name: Andrea Curley  Position: Manager of Business Development Favourite Tree: Sugar maple Andrea began working at Forests Ontario in September 2017 as the Education and Outreach Coordinator, but has since transitioned into her new role as the Manager of Business Development. As such, Andrea keeps busy by communicating with Forests Ontario’s planting partners and corporate... Read More

Ontario Wood Profile: Organic Interiors

Ontario Wood Profile: Organic Interiors

Posted: August 14, 2018

by MJ Kettleborough I know I’m not alone in having an apartment furnished with semi-disposable things. Furniture that serves a purpose, but wouldn’t be missed. In my case, it’s mostly the kind with frustrating assemblies and hard to pronounce Swedish names or hand-me-downs. There’s nothing wrong with that, but I have to admit there’s something... Read More

Down in the Valley: A Piece of History in Toronto’s Urban Forest

Down in the Valley: A Piece of History in Toronto’s Urban Forest

Posted: August 14, 2018

by Alex Walker When you think of a forest, you might picture a space in the heart of the Canadian wilderness. Surrounded by tall trees, the forest offers you a spot to quietly contemplate the world around you and spend some time in the natural environment. This might be a complete contrast to the image... Read More

Faces of Forests Ontario: Kim Sellers

Faces of Forests Ontario: Kim Sellers

Posted: August 9, 2018

Name: Kim Sellers Position: Development Officer Favourite Tree: Corkscrew Willow Kim has been with Forests Ontario as the Development Officer since early 2017. Through her role, Kim supports all of Forests Ontario’s programs in varying capacity, whether through liaising with or reporting back to our sponsors or partners; researching, writing, and reviewing proposals for new... Read More

Faces of Forests Ontario: Ashley Funk

Faces of Forests Ontario: Ashley Funk

Posted: August 7, 2018

Name: Ashley Funk Position: Awareness Coordinator Favourite Tree: White pine Awareness Coordinator Ashley has been an invaluable member of the Forests Ontario team since she started in September 2017. Ashley is responsible for keeping track of and organizing events, finding employees to attend specific events, and performing general office administration. Her typical work day involves... 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.