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Russell County Councillor Recognized for Environmental Good Deeds

Russell County Councillor Recognized for Environmental Good Deeds

Green Leader Reforests Property and Donates Land for a Park in Embrun

Ottawa, ON (March 14, 2019) – I met André Brisson in the bustling lobby of a hotel in Toronto’s Chinatown district. The Russell County Councillor joked with me about the notorious city traffic. He’d come for the Royal Winter Fair, where his daughters were showing calves. André comes from a long line of dairy farmers.... Read More

As Ontario 50 Million Tree Program approaches the halfway mark, the economic benefits are reported

As Ontario 50 Million Tree Program approaches the halfway mark, the economic benefits are reported

MEDIA RELEASE (March 20, 2019, Queen’s Park) – Today, Forests Ontario released The Economic Value of Tree Planting in Southern Ontario, a new report by Guelph-based consulting firm Green Analytics.  Committed to re-greening Ontario through tree planting, education and awareness efforts, Forests Ontario is the not-for-profit charity that delivers the Government of Ontario’s 50 Million... Read More

Ontario Envirothon Profile Alumni Profile: Robert Monico

Ontario Envirothon Profile Alumni Profile: Robert Monico

Posted: March 14, 2019

The Ontario Envirothon program helps to prepare students for post-secondary education and careers in the environmental sciences, and refines their interpersonal and teamwork skills. More than that, though, it touches the lives of its participants—fueling a passion for the environment and sparking friendships. In this series, a number of Envirothon alumni will be profiled to give... Read More

Ontario Woodlot Association AGM/Conference

April 4th–5th, 2019

Location
Best Western Hotel 930 Burnham Street Cobourg, ON K9A 2X9
Link
www.ontariowoodlot.com
Email
info@ontariowoodlot.com

8th Annual Brantford Community Tree Planting

April 28th, 2019

The Brant Tree Coalition invites you to add to the 85,000+ trees planted to date as part of this annual event. Join us at Brant Park (RR 4, 119 Jennings Road, Brantford) where we will gather prior to planting trees and creating a pollinator habitat.

Sunday, April 28, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location
Brant Park RR 4, 119 Jennings Road Brantford, ON
Phone
519-756-1500

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.