Archive | May, 2015

Terry Fox Park Planting – Come Plant Trees!

Terry Fox Park was once a park filled with luscious trees, but unfortunately the city was forced to clear cut trees due to the Emerald Ash Borer. This is why we need your help! Come out to the Terry Fox Planting on June 13th from 9am-12pm and help plant 2000 trees! The trees will be […]

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MELOG workshop in City Hall the 17th of May

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet MELOG, an amazing network of entrepreneurial Latin American women in Ottawa-Gatineau. During the past month, they expressed their interest for trees by becoming a Tree Otawa collaborator and by inviting us to their event. Their event LATIN EXPO 2015 aims to provide a 1-day interactive learning and professional development […]

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Glashan Schoolyard Greening Project Update

 An update from Tree Ottawa collaborator the Glashan School Yard Greening Project. April Update — It’s Crunch Time!!! The landscape contractors are expected to arrive to start greening work in late May or early June. Action! Yahoo! The base contract on the schoolyard’s southside (along Catherine) and northside of building (Arlington) is fully funded. Yipee! […]

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Glashan Schoolyard Greening Project Update

 An update from Tree Ottawa collaborator the Glashan School Yard Greening Project. April Update — It’s Crunch Time!!! The landscape contractors are expected to arrive to start greening work in late May or early June. Action! Yahoo! The base contract on the schoolyard’s southside (along Catherine) and northside of building (Arlington) is fully funded. Yipee! […]

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Trees, Ash Trees and the Emerald Ash Borer

Horticulturalist Bertrand Dumont provides an update and gives advice for tree selection Horticulturalist and science animator, Bertrand Dumont has long been passionate about trees. He has written numerous books on the subject over the course of 40 years and the latest that came out this spring addresses the unbeatable emerald ash borer as well as […]

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