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Tree Ottawa Earth Day Workshop!

Everyone loves trees! This Earth Day, Wednesday April 22nd, Ecology Ottawa and RBC are hosting a special event to share the work of Tree Ottawa and discuss the importance of trees to our city. We are very excited to have…

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REMINDER: Tree Ottawa Team Meeting

Tonight at 6 PM will be the second meeting of the Tree Team, and so much has happened since the first one! Last time we went over (briefly) Tree Ottawa’s annual report and discussed the initiative’s successes as well as…

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Tree Ottawa campaign featured in March edition of The OSCAR!

We would like to extend a big thank you to Tim Leah and the rest of the Old Ottawa South Community Association for featuring the Tree Ottawa campaign in this month’s edition of the Ottawa South Community Association Review (OSCAR)….

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Couldn’t make it to the Tree Ottawa Workshops? Here’s what you missed!

  In late January and early February, Tree Ottawa and RBC hosted a series of workshops aimed at discussing the challenges facing our trees and how residents can get involved with Tree Ottawa to protect them. A warm thank you…

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Planting continues this fall at Orlando Park

Orlando Park is a beautiful piece of green in the south end of the City. However, trees have been lost and soccer fields bake in the summer sun. A plan to naturalize a piece of this park and plant shade…

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Native Tree Profile #1: American Elm

By: Owen Clarkin and Elizaveta Lisovskaya American Elm is one of North America’s best-known trees, famous for its arching vase-like growth form, very large size, long life, strong (difficult to split) wood, and ideal growth form. It is something of a…

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Fruitful Tree Planting in Blackburn Hamlet

  Phase 1 has been completed to re-tree Blackburn Hamlet. Ecology Ottawa contributed 30 fruit and nut trees to volunteers that showed up for the recent tree planting in the Hamlet on Saturday May 24th. This planting means that we…

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Tree Ottawa

A Community-Centered, Environmental Initiative to Protect and Plant Trees and Enhance and Celebrate Ecological Spaces in the Nation’s Capital Our Vision Tree Ottawa strives to dramatically increase the scale and ecological diversity of the tree canopy in urban and rural…

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