Monthly archives: June 2014

Canada NewsWire      TORONTO, March 21, 2012 TD Green Streets grants to benefit 21 communities TORONTO, March 21, 2012 /CNW/ – Today, World Forestry Day, TD Green Streets has announced the 21 Canadian communities that will receive TD Green Streets grants in 2012. Grants will be used to green […]

Urban Forestry Projects Take Root

Earn a College Diploma and University Degree in Just 4 Years with Fleming’s New Urban Forestry Program Peterborough, ON – (January 19, 2012) – Fleming College has launched a new Urban Forestry Technician program that will lead students to a career in the emerging field of conserving and sustaining urban forests […]

Fleming College Urban Forestry Program

by Jeff Kirwin Evelyn Thompson Lawrence’s story is about Sallie’s Crying Tree, a large white oak growing near the town square in Marion, Virginia. This remarkable woman has spent a lifetime reminding people that this tree — and others like it — represents our history and must be preserved. […]

Finding Strength and Solace in a Tree

Active History on the Grand: Heritage Trees in Ontario Jan 2nd, 2012 by Karen Dearlove.  Heritage White Oak Tree in Cambridge While many of us may be familiar with the designation of built heritage properties under the Ontario Heritage Act, recently municipalities have been using the Ontario Heritage Act to designate individual […]

Heritage White Oak in Cambridge