NEW! Trees in the News

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News/ Research/ Events

News/ Research/ Events related to Urban Tree and Forest Issues With these, we hope to both educate Ontarians on some key issues and to open a dialogue with our membership and the broader public to discover new issues.

Tree Talks will include articles written by the OUFC team and will also feature articles from a broad range of media. We  would also like to encourage our members to contact us about submitting their own urban forest stories!

If you are interested in becoming an OUFC member and/or submitting a story, please see our contact us.



Recent Urban Forest Articles

As you might expect many recent articles focus on climate change.

Oct 26 Sault Star Environmental Commissioner Calls for urgent attention to combat invasive species

Feb. 4, 2016  Natural Resources Canada- Changing Climates Changing Forest Zones 

Apr. 7, 2016 USDA Forest Service-  The Interactions Between Urban Forests & Global Climate Change

Jan. 22, 2016 Natural Resources Canada- Edmonton’s Urban Forest Management Plan 

OUFC Tree Talks

May 12, 2015 – Is My Tree Healthy?

April 02, 2015 – Urban Forests and Big Data

July 24, 2014 – Why do Neighbours Fight over Trees? Ecology.

April 25, 2014 – Think Ahead! A Century of Urban Forestry Gone Awry

March 27, 2014 – The Ontario Chainsaw Massacre – Impacts of the Ice Storm Persist