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Can trees save lives? Forest Service research suggests they can.

Can trees save lives? Forest Service research suggests they can.

April, 29 2022 – Over the years, natural outdoor environments in cities have disappeared with ongoing urbanization. The City of Philadelphia’s Greenworks Program is a plan to...

Tree Planting Guide – Tree Canada

Tree Planting Guide – Tree Canada

Tree Canada resources → HOW TO PLANT A TREE? Trees make our world beautiful and provide us with many obvious benefits – shade, privacy, increased property values, shelter and...

Cities Should Think About Trees As Public Health Infrastructure

Cities Should Think About Trees As Public Health Infrastructure

Think of a tree-lined street in the midst of a busy city. It feels like something of a treasure: hushed, cool, and sheltered from noise and sidewalk glare. These leafy streets...

Order trees now for spring planting: GRCA | CambridgeTimes.ca

Order trees now for spring planting: GRCA | CambridgeTimes.ca

Order trees now for spring planting: GRCA Community by Ray Martin Cambridge Times Officials with Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA) are now taking orders for trees from...

Plant Any Tree Step by Step (Burlap, Potted & Seedlings) | Davey Blog

Plant Any Tree Step by Step (Burlap, Potted & Seedlings) | Davey Blog

You’re ready. You asked yourself all the right questions about what tree is best for you. You ventured out and hand-selected the perfect tree and found just the right place to...

Planting Techniques and Maintenance - Tree Planting - Trees & Ravines | City of Toronto

Planting Techniques and Maintenance - Tree Planting - Trees & Ravines | City of Toronto

The best time to plant trees and shrubs is when they are dormant, before they leaf out in the spring (mid-April to the end of May) or after they change colour in the fall...

Six keys to planting trees: Mark Cullen | Toronto Star

Six keys to planting trees: Mark Cullen | Toronto Star

It was while hiking in Killarney Provincial Park, at the north end of Georgian Bay, with my son, Ben, this summer that it hit me: all my attempts to plant trees can’t compete...

How planting one tree can turn into an environmental revolution

How planting one tree can turn into an environmental revolution

Planting a tree may seem like a small step toward sustainability, but with new funding the city of Syracuse is growing its urban forest and public morale. Syracuse is one of 15...

Forests Ontario |   Blisters, Bugs & Breakthroughs: My Season as a Tree Planter in Hearst

Forests Ontario | Blisters, Bugs & Breakthroughs: My Season as a Tree Planter in Hearst

This past spring, I made the last minute decision to go tree planting with my university roommate in Northern Ontario. We finished the last exam of our university careers and...

Some cities have started tracking how much money their trees are earning them each year

Some cities have started tracking how much money their trees are earning them each year

Your parents were wrong: money does grow on trees. Cities routinely rake up tens of millions of dollars from their urban forests annually in ways that are not always...

How to Select and Buy Native Plants - Tree Planting - Trees & Ravines | City of Toronto

How to Select and Buy Native Plants - Tree Planting - Trees & Ravines | City of Toronto

Plants are considered native, indigenous, or endemic to a region if they originated and are naturally occurring in that region. Many “wild” plants that we think of as native...

Roofs, streets and trees: How LA is trying to cool down

Roofs, streets and trees: How LA is trying to cool down

Downtown Los Angeles hit 98 degrees on Saturday, breaking a temperature record that stood for 131 years. You better get used to it: the number of extremely hot days is expected...