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Happy National Tree Day!

It’s no secret that trees are important to our wellbeing. There have been multiple scientific studies that show this! After the Emerald Ash Borer killed millions of urban trees in Ottawa Tree Ottawa was created. We wanted to make sure that Ottawa had a healthy, resilient urban forest and that the benefits of this could […]

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September 22nd – 24th: Tree Giveaway Events!

If somehow you haven’t heard yet, we’re giving away thousands of FREE TREES this summer at events all over Ottawa! Here are the events we’ll be at this weekend. If you’re in the area and want to pick a tree, drop on by! Friday, Sept 22nd terra20 Pinecrest Location 3pm – 6pm 2685 Iris Street Pleasant Park School Dinner […]

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Tree Fest Ottawa 2017 – Promote. Protect. Celebrate. Connect.

Tree Fest Ottawa’s fall tree festival will be held on September 23rd and 24th in Brewer Park at Brewer Pond. Food, art, guided walks, music, workshops and much more. Ecology Ottawa will be there both days giving away FREE TREES, conduct a Nature Trivia game for kids, and on Sunday helping to plant the trees […]

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Canupy: Even More Free Trees!

Many people that we have met over the summer while conducting our Tree Giveaway have asked the same question: do we know where they can get a larger tree for free?? Well, we have an answer for you!  Canupy: Achilles Shadow is an art installation at the Experimental Farms (map below) which has housed orphan trees […]

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August 11th-13th: Tree Giveaway Events

Ecology Ottawa isn’t holding back with our Free Tree Giveaways! We still have thousands of trees to hand out, and with the summer wrapping up soon, you’ll want to get yours quick! We have a busy weekend planned, so there are numerous chances for you to snag a tree! Here are the events we’ll be at this […]

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July 28th-30th: Tree Giveaway Events!

Ecology Ottawa is giving away THOUSANDS of free trees this summer! We’re attending tons of events throughout Ottawa to give away these trees! Here’s where we’ll be this weekend:

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July 15th-16th: Tree Giveaway Events!

Summer is well in full swing, and so are we! The tree team continues our goal of giving out THOUSANDS of free trees this summer! Here are all the events we’ll be attending this weekend:   Saturday, July 15th: 8:30am-1pm: North Gower’s Farmer’s Market 11am-3pm: Terra20 Event (Westboro Location, 1304 Wellington Street West)   Sunday, July […]

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June 22nd-25th Tree Giveaway Events!

This weekend, we are going to some of the biggest festivals of the summer to give away HUNDREDS of FREE trees, including the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. Here are the events we’ll be at this weekend. If you’re in the area and want to pick a tree (or just want a friendly face to say hi…we’re […]

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Tree Giveaway Weekend Events: June 17th-18th

Have you heard? Ecology Ottawa is giving away thousands of FREE trees this summer! We’ll be handing them out at a multitude of events every week! Here are the events we’ll be at this weekend. If you’re in the area and want to pick a tree (or just want a friendly face to say hi…we’re super friendly!), […]

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Ottawa Community Housing Tree Plantings

    Trees make communities better. With that in mind, Ottawa Community Housing recently partnered with Ecology Ottawa to do a tree planting in two neighbourhoods in the city. With the help of a whole bunch of awesome volunteers we were able to plant 20 trees in each neighbourhood!  The trees planted included lilacs, crab […]

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