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LEAF’s Summer Garden Party

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We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: we wouldn’t be where we are today, or be able to do all that we do, without our amazing volunteers and supporters! As LEAF celebrated its 20th birthday, we thought it would be a perfect opportunity to thank the many people who make LEAF great by hosting a summer party in our Learning Garden.
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Discovering edible gems hidden within Newmarket’s urban forest!

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On July 16th, I started a bright Saturday morning by co-hosting an Edible Tree Tour for a very engaged group of York Region residents!
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Two very precious trees: Jacqui’s Story

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This spring, I had the honour of meeting Jacqui, a two-time LEAF tree owner. Both of Jacqui’s trees have such sentimental meaning that I wanted to share her story with you!
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Water - the secret to life

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Want to know the secret to life on Earth? It’s water! Without it nothing can survive. Did you know that there is an art to providing adequate water to newly planted trees?
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Make your yard healthier with shade

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Did you know skin cancer is one of the most preventable types of cancer? Despite this, rates of skin cancer are increasing in Canada. The biggest risk factor for developing skin cancer is exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) from the sun, and everyone, regardless of skin type, is at risk. There is a simple action we can take to reduce our risk.
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