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Trees Ontario Fall 2013 Landowner Workshop Series

Trees Ontario, the Ontario Forestry Association (OFA) and its partners are hosting several free landowner workshops across the province between September and October.

Each workshop will offer information on forest management and stewardship, tree planting subsidies and other financial incentives for establishing and managing your forests. 

Presentations by forestry experts will include a variety of topics, such as:

·          50 Million Tree Program

·          Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program

·          Windbreaks for working farms

·          Tools for managing your woodlot

·          Emerald Ash Borer & other invasive species

·          Shoreline planting for improved water quality

Light refreshments will be served.

Space is limited and pre-registration is encouraged. Space is limited and pre-registration is encouraged. Dates, times, locations and registration are listed below.

Workshop Dates and Locations:

Date

Time

Location

Hosting Partner(s)

Register

Sept. 4

6:30 – 9 pm

Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area, north of Hwy. 401 on Division St. (Perth Road), Kingston, ON

Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority, Sustainable Resources, Steve Pitt

Ended

Sept. 5

6:30 – 9:30 pm

Heron Community Theatre, 1480 Heron Rd., Ottawa, ON

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority

Ended

Sept. 12

6:30 – 9 pm

Grey Sauble Conservation, 237897 Inglis Falls Rd., RR 4, Owen Sound, ON

Grey Sauble Conservation Authority, Lands & Forests Consulting

Ended

Sept. 17

6:30 – 9:30 pm

Beaverton Curling Club, 164 Main St., Beaverton, ON

Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority, Lands & Forests Consulting

Ended

Sept. 19

7:00 – 8:30 pm

North York  Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge St. (Members Lounge), Toronto, ON

LEAF

Ended

Sept. 30

7 – 9 pm 

King City Arena and Community Centre, 25 Doctors Lane, King, ON

York Region

Ended

Oct. 1

6:30 – 9:30 pm

Barrie Curling Club Ltd., 175 Essa Rd., Barrie, ON

Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority

Ended

Oct. 2

6 – 9 pm

Bracebridge Sportsplex, 110 Clearbrook Trail, Bracebridge, ON

Westwind Forest Stewardship Inc.

Ended

Oct. 3

7 – 9 pm 

East Gwillimbury Sports Complex (Ontario Loft), 1914B Mount Albert Rd., Sharon, ON

York Region

Ended

Oct. 3

6:30 – 9:30 pm

Town Hall 1873, 302 Queen St., Port Perry, ON

Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority, Lands & Forests Consulting, Ethic Tree Creations, Silv-Econ

Ended

Oct. 7

7 – 9 pm 

3 Fairpark Lane, Sutton, ON

York Region

Ended

Oct. 8

6:30 – 9:30 pm

Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts (Prelude Room), 2 Bay St., Parry Sound, ON

Westwind Forest Stewardship Inc.

Ended

Oct. 9

7 – 9 pm 

Lemonville Community Centre, 13453 McCowan Rd., Stoufville, ON

York Region

Ended

Oct. 10

6:30 – 9 pm

Royal Canadian Legion, 1550 Lansdowne St. W., Peterborough, ON

Lands & Forests Consulting, Ethic Tree Creations, Silv-Econ

Ended

Oct. 15

6:30 – 9 pm

Ganaraska Forest Centre, 10585 Cold Springs Camp Rd., Campbellcroft, ON

Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority

Ended

Oct. 16

6:30 – 9:30 pm