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Student Champions Help Grow Richmond Hill's Urban Forest

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October 13th was gorgeous a fall day and an inspiring event with students and teachers from Kettle Lakes Public School, who helped us plant 300 trees and shrubs in Grovewood Park, Richmond Hill.
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Spadina Garden Getting Set for Fall

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As the Spadina stewards started thinking of putting the garden to bed, one single perennial continued to blossom well into mid-October.
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Celebrating National Forest Week in Aurora!

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On Saturday, September 24th, LEAF staff, volunteers and partners were joined by over 40 residents in Machell Park, Aurora, where together we planted 300 native trees and shrubs. It was a beautiful autumn day and everyone had a fantastic time!
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Revisiting the Maple Leaf Forever Bench

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Finished bench crafted from a branch of the Maple Leaf Forever tree
In February of 2015, through a design competition, I was awarded a branch of the majestic Maple Leaf Forever Tree.
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Christie Pits Trees Receive Tender Loving Care

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LEAF's Young Urban Forest leaders stroll down a path in Christie Pits Park
The Christie Pits Adopt-a-Park-Tree (AAPT) program launched on Sunday, September 11th, 2016. Preparation for this event began months ago, in May. Five Young Urban Forest Leaders -- Fletcher, myself (Lucy), Kristina, Meredith, and Monica -- were committed to becoming the best tree whisperers the park would ever see. Our end goal was to engage with the community and ensure that Christie Pits’ park trees would be well cared for in the years to come!
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