Archive | September, 2015

Tree Fest Ottawa – Come Celebrate Trees in our City

Tree Fest Ottawa Images and stories have the power to change the world.  Tree Fest Ottawa is using that power to inspire people to take action to protect the trees in our environment. A local initiative to create space to celebrate not just trees, but how trees affect our lives. This is a multi-year vision that […]

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Owen Clarkin Hosts the “Glebe Tree Walk”

On October 2nd, come out with long time Tree Ottawa Champion supporter and tree educator Owen Clarkin for a guided tour of the different types of trees in the Glebe neighbourhood. Owen is a noteworthy supporter of Tree Ottawa by agreeing to be a Tree Ottawa Champion. He is the current Chair of the Ottawa Field-Naturalists […]

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Tree Planting at Mystery Park

It’s tree planting season again, and Tree Ottawa is helping Convent Glen/Orleans Wood re-plant Mystery Park! Like so many of Ottawa’s greenspaces, Mystery Park has been hit hard by the Emerald Ash Borer. With over 25% of the trees in this park being Ash, the City of Ottawa had to clear-cut the whole area. This […]

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Tree Ottawa celebrating and promoting Organic Week at “Picnic Palooza” in Brewer Park

Tree Ottawa is pleased to announce that we will be boothing at Canadian Organic Growers “Organic Picnic Palooza” for Organic Week in Ottawa.The event will be taking place at Brewer Park, 100 Brewer Park, Ottawa on Saturday September 26 from 11am to 2pm. Come out for a picnic and bring your organic lunch, snacks, meals […]

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Join Tree Ottawa at “Tour La Nuit” Bike Festival to promote and celebrate health and green travel

Tree Ottawa is pleased to be setting up a booth at Velofest: the City’s annual 20 km night bike ride. The night ride begins at City Hall this Friday night September 25, 2015 at 5pm and ends at the renowned Experimental Farm.  Please join us for an exciting night of celebrating and promoting green travel […]

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Local Artist Gwen Frankton helps support Tree Ottawa Initiative at Nuit Blanche

Tree Ottawa is proud to announce that we are collaberating with a local artist for Nuit Blanche. Nuit Blanche is a annual fall event in Ottawa showcasing local artists displaying their works downtown from dusk until dawn. This year’s event takes place on Saturday Sept 19th from 7:20 pm to 4:20 am. Local Artist, Gwen […]

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“Marked with an X” – EAB Exhibit at Nuit Blanche

An Artists Display of the Emerald Ash Borer Devastation Tree Ottawa has long been saying that we will loose 25% of Ottawa trees due to the Emerald Ash Borer. That’s over 20 MILLION trees! A number so high its near impossible to imagine, or visualize. Yes it’s 1 out of every 4 trees we see, […]

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Do you have ~3 acres and want it re-planted?

Tree Ottawa Collaborator, local real estate company Avison Young, to plant 325 trees! And we need to find the land. As Ottawa is in the wake of the Emerald Ash Borer’s devastation, local organizations, companies, and citizens are standing up to protect the future of our treescape. One local Real Estate company, Avison Young, has […]

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Tree Ottawa at Waste Reduction Week Eco-Fair October 22, 2015

Tree Ottawa is excited to announce that our organization will be an exhibitor at the “Waste Reduction Week Eco-Fair” in Ottawa.  The Eco-Fair will take place at The Community Information Centre of Ottawa (347 Preston St) on Thursday, October 22nd from 12pm to 1:30pm in the Main Lobby. Waste Reduction Week takes place the third […]

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Tree Ottawa Volunteer Opportunities

Are you passionate about making your community more green and environmentally friendly?  Volunteer with Tree Ottawa! Many opportunities will be coming up, so check our website often for updates.   Right now we are looking for volunteers to join our team for the following projects:   The Tree Ottawa Boothing Team : Tree Ottawa is looking […]

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