Urban Forest Exhibition- Bytown Museum

The Bytown museum is presenting a retrospective exhibit exploring the history of urban forestry in Ottawa. Early street tree planting, digital mapping of Ottawa’s tree canopy since the 1920’s, artifacts and tools will all be part of the exhibit.

Curated by Carleton professor Joanna Dean and graduate student Will Knight. The exhibit will run from Jan 24- May27, 2012. Made possible with funding from the Network in Canadian History and Environment (NICHE), a Jack Kimmell grant form the Canadian Tree fund, and Carleton University. http://www.bytownmuseum.com/EN/exhibits.html