News

Mar 26
University of Toronto and SickKids Research Institute announced that they have successfully mapped the genes in the fungus that causes DED. They hope this will help scientists figure out how to prevent the fungus from destroying elm trees in the future...
Feb 22
Join the Canadian TREE Fund on July 26 for a one-day recreational bike ride from Toronto to Niagara Falls and help raise $10,000 for urban forest education and research...
Feb 08
The curious connection between an invasive beetle that has destroyed over 100 million trees, and subsequent heart disease and pneumonia in the human populations nearby...
Feb 02
Trees in winter bare their beauty: Studies show the health benefits of living and working near trees...
Jan 31
Dr. Ian Woodhouse, Edinburgh University, an outspoken critic of deforestation, recently posted a series of art historical remixes to his blog Forest Planet featuring famous works of art with all the trees missing...
Jan 06
As the East Coast tallies the cost of lost trees and looks to replant after Sandy, there’s no quick fix for losing the benefits that mature trees provide a city. Not all street trees are created equal, and mature trees are infinitely more valuable than young ones...
Dec 21
The planting began in November on both public and private lands and Ontario Chapter certified arborists played key roles. Learn more about their efforts, download tree species lists and follow links to media coverage...

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