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Tree for Me Grants

The Toronto Parks and Trees Foundation and the City of Toronto have launched the Every Tree Counts campaign in support of the City’s target of achieving 40% tree canopy cover.  In order to meet this target, new trees must be planted on both public and private land […]

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The Great Toronto Tree Hunt

The Urban Forestry division has partnered with LEAF (Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests) for the Great Toronto Tree Hunt – a contest that involves finding and celebrating the greatest trees in Toronto. The contest will be open from April 22 to May 31.   You can […]

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Trees Across Toronto

Trees Across Toronto is the city’s native tree and shrub planting program that responds directly to the tree canopy goal and is a major step forward in reclaiming some of our underdeveloped and “un-treed” lands. It is Toronto’s signature tree planting event that takes place each year […]

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Trees for Your House!!!

Trees help fight climate change, clean our air and even increase property values.   The City of Toronto appreciates the importance of all this and has a strong urban forestry program. To request a free front yard tree from the city, complete and return this form.  If you […]

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Ward 29 Tree Canopy Working Group

Ward 29 now has a dedicated group of volunteers working with City of Toronto Forestry staff on expanding the tree canopy in Ward 29. You can contact them at or visit their website –

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Old Trees of East York

Map of East York’s Old Trees Here is a “map to old trees” mostly based on the 20-year old survey from two local residents. . It might be fun to invite people to nominate their favourite trees. Tree Tour Report You can find an online  report on […]

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LEAF, Tree Planting and Greenhere

Friends of Dieppe Park Adopt-a-Tree Project The Friends of Dieppe Park have established an adopt a tree project. You can find out more details and information on how to help out on their website.   So far they have recruited several volunteers for this project but they need […]

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Crothers Woods Trail Build

Saturday, June 8 Crothers Woods Trail Build 10:00am – 12:00pm Join the Natural Environment Trails Program as we continue to build and maintain trails in Crothers Woods. We will bring all the equipment required and show you how to build sustainable trails. Meet at the Pottery […]

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Growing the Tree Canopy in Ward 29

Trees are beautiful and they also have many other benefits including: –  cooling our homes in summer saving us money on electricity for air conditioning. –  cooling our streets and protecting us from sun’s burning rays –  protect soils from erosion –  protect us from winds in […]

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