Trees for Heroes and Vineland Research & Innovation Centre

In collaboration with Vineland Research and Innovation Centre (Vineland), the Highway of Heroes Living Tribute project has completed its first season of tree plantings. The team will use soil remediation procedures and a tree species selection tool developed by Vineland over the last three years. Click here to read more

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Canada and the Netherlands – A Remembrance Series

Click here to see a Remembrance Series on the Canada and the Netherlands   Thank you to Veterans Affairs Canada for producing and making this resource available.

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Benefits of Plants

Click here to download the full article and learn more about all the Benefits of Plants you may not have known!  Courtesy of our partners at Landscape Ontario.

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Earth Day Weekend – Tree Planting at Downsview Park Presented by TD

Check out the pictures and highlights from our Earth Day Weekend Tree Planting event at Downsview Park.  This planting was undertaken in collaboration with: Downsview Park, TD Bank Group, Maple Leaves Forever and Michael Levitt, Member of Parliament – York Centre.  Special thanks to TD who announced a $50,000 contribution

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Download this Pollinator Garden Guide

DOWNLOAD THE GUIDE HERE to make your home garden more friendly to pollinators.

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Healthy Dose of Green Report

 Our partners at Forests Ontario (Formerly Trees Ontario) have produced an incredible report called “A Healthy Dose of Green. CLICK HERE to read the full report.

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Remembrance Moments – Vimy Ridge

I recently had the privilege of listening to Professor Ted Barris speak about his latest book, “Victory at Vimy”. He provided the audience with gripping stories of Canadians and how the country “Came of Age”. Let’s honour the brave Canadians who made the ultimate sacrifice with the donation of a

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Remembering Hervé – Keeper of Canada’s remembrance flame in Normandy

Hervé Hoffer, known for the paraffin lantern he would light very year at the beginning of June to hang from the balcony of his house on the coast of Normandy, France, suddenly passed on January 13, 2017.  Crowds would gather to watch Mr. Hoffer carry the lantern down to the beach and

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Mark Cullen Receives Landscape Ontario Lifetime Membership

Highway of Heroes Living Tribute Chair, Mark Cullen became only the 10th person to ever receive the rare distinction of Honourary Life Member by Landscape Ontario. Mark is a gifted communicator who has grown up in the green industry his entire life and has volunteered countless hours to the horticulture association.

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State of the Urban Forest – Landmark Report

Key Report Findings The urban forest is vital green infrastructure Currently there is a great focus on investing in grey infrastructure – roads, buildings, sewer pipes, etc. Living green infrastructure, such as urban forests, provides countless benefits that cannot be replaced by grey infrastructure. It is a system that includes all

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