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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The Late Captain Thomas McQueen to travel along the Highway of Heroes this Wednesday

The late Captain Thomas McQueen, of Hamilton Ontario will journey along the Highway of Heroes this Wednesday. He died on November 28th in Saskatchewan on a routine training mission in a CF 18 fighter jet. He had served in the Canadian Military for 10 years. His funeral will be in

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Celebrating our 1 year Anniversary

It was last November that we publicly launched the campaign to plant 117,000 trees along the Highway of Heroes. We’ve come a long way. We’ve raised over $600,000 from individual Canadian donors – people just like you, $25, $100, $200 at a time. We’ve also planted 3,000 trees directly on

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1000 trees in Downsview Park

A perfect fall day greeted almost 150 volunteers over several hours at historic Downsview Park in Toronto to plant trees in support of the Living Tribute. Located just north of the 401 Highway on the site that was once CFB Toronto, this park is a great example of urban renewal

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September Campaign Update

The latest newsletter contains added ways to support the Living Tribute including our new partnership with AeroPlan and our Community Fundraising Package.

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