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Pandemic Proof Climate Action: TRCA & EcoSikh Canada partner in “Adopt-A-Seed” program

EcoSikh Canada celebrated their 1 year anniversary this morning at Black Creek Pioneer Village.  Conservation, Government and Community leaders spoke in support of the climate action group that has managed to exceed expectations and innovate to push forward, despite the pandemic. Those on hand to celebrate the milestone were Representatives from Toronto and Region Conservation... Read More

Durham Region Landowners Growing Forests in Honour of Veterans

Highway of Heroes and Forests Ontario Plant Green Monument along Highway 401

More than 60 landowners in Durham Region have signed up to plant trees on their properties, adding to the green tribute along Highway 401 – Canada’s busiest highway. These plantings, done in honour of Canadian veterans, are made possible through a partnership with Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign (HOH) and Forests Ontario. The HOH/Forests Ontario... Read More

Frontenac County Forest Cover to Increase by More Than 100,000 Trees

Highway of Heroes and Forests Ontario Plant Green Monument along Highway 401

Landowners in the Frontenac County have had 117,750 trees planted this spring through a partnership with the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign (HOH) and Forests Ontario. This new forest is added to the existing green tribute along Highway 401, Canada’s busiest highway. The HOH/Forests Ontario partnership offers reduced tree planting costs for eligible landowners living... Read More

Reports

Introducing EcoHealth Ontario: Environment, Public Health and Resilience to Climate Change

  April 1, 2015 – As people who care about both the forests and the trees, Forests Ontario members have an intuitive grasp on the link between vibrant ecosystems and well-being. Unfortunately, these links are not well-connected in many current programs and policies, which tend to separate public health from ecosystems and the environment. This... Read More