Heritage Tree Protection Options

A Synopsis on Protecting and Commemorating Heritage Trees

This is a synopsis of “legal” protection options for heritage trees (and in some cases natural heritage areas) that moves from a permit to cut process under by-law provisions to full protection in perpetuity by fee simple ownership of the land on which the tree(s) is situated by a natural heritage conservation organisation.



How to Research a Heritage Property

This document can help community members understand how an individual can do cultural research in order to nominate a tree.