Urban trees have an immense impact on our daily life by providing cooling effects, clean air, and aesthetic beauty to our neighborhoods. We enjoy being in the park, out for nature but we hardly know the trees surrounding us that provide high value in urban settlements. Let’s ditch the screen this summer, reconnect with nature, and explore trees.
Our tree stewardship lead Shraddha Vadgama who is a knowledgeable tree person who graduated from the master of forest conservation program at the University of Toronto will be guiding this one-hour tour and will teach participants how to identify different deciduous tree species, what makes it all different, some interesting and unique facts about tree and answer all questions, bust myths with scientific facts. Register for a deciduous tree walk: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/638953606437
Yes, trees also got nuts! Urban trees have an electrifying importance in our daily life by providing cooling effects, clean air, and aesthetic beauty to our neighborhoods. we will ride a bike and learn about trees that have nuts with some fun facts. Let’s ditch the screen this summer, reconnect with nature, and explore trees. Register for the bike tour: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/639661303177
Let’s learn tree id of different evergreen coniferous species, their importance in urban landscape.
Register for the coniferous tree walk: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/coniferous-tree-hike-tickets-664285013357?aff=oddtdtcreator
Register for the coniferous tree walk: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/664267500977
Check out our Tree Canopy Preservation playlist on our YouTube channel.
Over the summer, our team of interns produced a number of useful videos about the tree canopy in Long Branch. Some help you learn how to identify different species of trees found in Long Branch. Some were designed to help you care for the trees you have. We’ve archived them all on our new YouTube channel.
Here are couple of videos to help get you started.
Planting and Caring for your New Tree. Jonathan Dionne, one of our 2020 Interns, takes you through selection of a location for your tree and the best way to plant it to ensure it will thrive.
The Economic Value of Trees. This video was created by LEAF (Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests) to help you understand the important role trees make not just to the environment, but also the economic benefits they can provide.