CAA and Trees Ontario put on a treeplanting weekend

In Ontario, 30 million trees a year used to be planted on rural, private lands in the province. In the 1990s, this dropped to a low of only 2 million. Experts tell us that in order to achieve 30 percent forest cover and a healthy ecosystem, we need to plant over a billion more trees.

Preparing the Trail 2010

Comprised of a community of environmentally active athletes and supporters, Preparing the Trail 2010 is running a national tree planting program to represent a symbol of loyalty to our natural playgrounds. Their goal is to draw attention to key environmental topics, and to raise money for our Canadian Olympic athletes. How Does It Work? Throughout…

Why not plant a tree for the New Year?

The following media release is from Trees Ontario: January 1, 2009 – Tired of making the same old New Year’s resolutions year after year – losing weight, exercising more, quitting smoking, etc. You go strong through January, start to falter in February and have fallen off the wagon by March. Unfortunately we can’t help you…