tree news

For all the tree lovers that we’re sure are as bitterly disappointed as we are at OUFC -a heartbreaking news story. BY DON SCALLEN BLOGS, NOTES FROM THE WILD, November 13, 2012 Denuded and sterilized, the land waits sullenly for the homes and strip malls that characterize the inexorable expansion of Brampton. Two […]

The Death of a Tree

A tour “The Appetite for Destruction Tree Tour” of afflicted Ash trees took place in Guildwood, a Scarborough subdivision on May 26 to raise awareness of this nationwide disaster affecting some communities drastically. From-–guildwood-tour-opens-eyes-to-scale-of-ash-borer-threat              by Mike Adler May 25, 2012 People interested in […]

80% of Tree Canopy to Die

Tentative deal reached to protect David Dunlap Observatory Lands–tentative-deal-reached-to-protect-david-dunlap-observatory-lands-in-richmond-hill?bn=1  Noor Javed Staff Reporter Richmond Hill has approved a tentative agreement that would see up to 60 per cent of the David Dunlap Observatory Lands returned to the town and protected from development. The deal, reached through a six-month mediation […]

Environment Trumps Development