Category: Resources


We need your help! Ottawa’s Urban Forest Management Plan

Ottawa’s Urban Forest Management Plan – We Need You! We have an opportunity to become a leader in urban forest management, but we need your help! The City had a successful public consultation surrounding the Urban Forest Management Plan in November,…

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Tamarack Institute Presents: Community Engagement – The Next Generation

Community Engagement The Next Generation Ottawa ON | March 9-11, 2016 This will be a three-day workshop lead by Paul Born, Mark Holmgren and Rachel Gainer, hosted at the Westin Hotel. Please check here for registration rates. You will learn the latest engagement techniques and interact…

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“Protecting and Growing an Ottawa Urban Tree Canopy for Generations to Come”

Below is the Tree Task Force’s “Input to Phase 1 Consultations, Urban Forest Management Plan”, which highlights a list of asks being made to the City of Ottawa to consider for the new Urban Forest Management Plan. November 24, 2015…

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[SUMMARY]: City of Ottawa Urban Forest Management Plan Workshop

Last Tuesday, November 24th, the City of Ottawa held an Urban Forest Management Plan (UFMP) workshop. Members of community organizations, community associations, and everyday Ottawa residents were able to voice their opinions and concerns regarding the establishment of a new…

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Nov. 24 6:30pm – City of Ottawa Urban Forest Management Plan Workshop

Join Ecology Ottawa to discuss Ottawa’s urban forest as we work to create a diverse and publicly accessible urban forest management strategy plan. This is the first public consultations for the plan, and the City is looking for community stakeholder…

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Tree Fest Ottawa Event: Hidden Harvest Workshop. Oct. 7th, 12-1:30pm

Tree Fest Ottawa has organized a neighbourhood edible tree walk and workshop with Hidden Harvest Ottawa. The local walkabout will be held on Wednesday October 7, from 12-1:30pm at Civic Gardens Lansdowne Park.   Hidden Harvest Ottawa is a local…

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Tree Fest Ottawa – Come Celebrate Trees in our City

Tree Fest Ottawa Images and stories have the power to change the world.  Tree Fest Ottawa is using that power to inspire people to take action to protect the trees in our environment. A local initiative to create space to celebrate…

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Join Tree Ottawa at “Tour La Nuit” Bike Festival to promote and celebrate health and green travel

Tree Ottawa is pleased to be setting up a booth at Velofest: the City’s annual 20 km night bike ride. The night ride begins at City Hall this Friday night September 25, 2015 at 5pm and ends at the renowned…

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Tree Ottawa at Waste Reduction Week Eco-Fair October 22, 2015

Tree Ottawa is excited to announce that our organization will be an exhibitor at the “Waste Reduction Week Eco-Fair” in Ottawa.  The Eco-Fair will take place at The Community Information Centre of Ottawa (347 Preston St) on Thursday, October 22nd…

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The Trees have found homes!

We are now officially out of both types of saplings. A big thank you to everyone who stopped by our office to pick up trees. If you’re interested in planting trees we highly recommend Ferguson Forest Centre. If you’d like…

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