Archive | February, 2015

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority Set To Plant 5 Millionth Tree!

The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority started its forest management and tree planting program back in 1983. Since then it has worked tirelessly with its many partners to help landowners have trees planted on their land and be a reliable source of information and expert advice to stakeholders at all levels in the Rideau Valley watershed. This […]

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Sandy Hill Community Network Meeting March 3rd

Do you live in Sandy Hill? Do you want to help improve the environment of your local neighbourhood? Action Sandy Hill and Ecology Ottawa would like to invite you to learn more about the Ecology Ottawa Community Network. This meeting will give a brief overview of Ecology Ottawa’s campaigns, invite everyone to share ideas about what […]

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Do you live in rural Ottawa? Want to save money and help save the environment?

On Wednesday, March 11th, Forests Ontario will be hosting a workshop in Galetta aimed at helping rural landowners plant trees on their property. Several topics will be discussed, including forest management, threats and benefits, and financial incentives that are available. To learn more and register, please visit:

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Project Wild Thing at the Mayfair, Weds Feb 25th

Hopewell Avenue Public School is having a fundraiser for their Every Leaf Counts campaign to green-up their school yard! The Mayfair Theatre is screening PROJECT WILD THING on 25 February, with all profits being donated to the Every Leaf Counts campaign.  This thought provoking documentary about reconnecting kids to nature won numerous awards in the UK, and […]

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Postponed: Tree Team Meeting

Tonight’s Tree Team Meeting has been postponed. We apologize for any inconvenience, and look forward to seeing you at the meeting next week!  

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Couldn’t make it to the Tree Ottawa Workshops? Here’s what you missed!

  In late January and early February, Tree Ottawa and RBC hosted a series of workshops aimed at discussing the challenges facing our trees and how residents can get involved with Tree Ottawa to protect them. A warm thank you to everyone who attended, and to our fantastic guest speakers! For those who couldn’t make […]

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School Ground Greening Workshops

School Ground Design Consultants Andrew Harvey and Jeff Kaster have several interesting workshops coming up on school yard greening! (Click on the image to download the pdf for better viewing):

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Trees Ontario Rural Landowner Workshops

Trees Ontario is hosting a series of rural landowner workshops. Are you a rural landowner in the Ottawa area? You are invited to join Trees Ontario and their partners, to learn about tree planting incentives! Space is limited. To register for their workshop in Galetta, go here:

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Tree Ottawa Translators Orientation

Tree Ottawa is in need of a team of translators, who can translate our English website and documents (pamphlets, press releases, etc) into French. We need our translators to be comfortable working under tight deadlines, because sometimes we need documents to be translated within 24-hours or less. This is a vital role on the Tree […]

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Ask your Mayor and City of Ottawa Councillors to Make Trees, Air Quality, and Health a Priority

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