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Truc-Lam Tran, an Urban Forest Champion!

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Watch out world – this Urban Forest Champion is set to make an impact! Last year, I had the pleasure of working with Lam when she joined LEAF as a summer intern through the University of Toronto’s Environmental Studies program. On top of that, she was an outstanding member of our Young Urban Forest Leaders program. Truc-Lam (Lam) Tran is this month’s Urban Forest Champion!
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A bee by any other name… or is that a wasp?

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Bees and wasps are familiar (and important) creatures that are a mainstay of the outdoor world. There is great diversity in this group of insects, but many of us are not familiar with what makes a bee a bee and a wasp a wasp. Read on to learn a little more about how you can tell the difference and hear about one of LEAF’s recent encounters.
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A Brilliant Year for Danforth Street Trees

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In a recent survey that was sent to over 60 tree adopters who were part of the Danforth Adopt-a-Street-Tree pilot project, we received one comment that we couldn’t agree with more…
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LEAF Signs the Monarch Manifesto

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Joining the David Suzuki Foundation in a movement to create leafy green spaces for monarchs and pollinators
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Beauty and shade for years to come

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What motivates a Danforth business owner to care for the trees on her street?
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