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Helen Godfrey, an inspiring champion of Toronto’s urban forest!

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A defender of Toronto’s urban forest, Helen Godfrey, has helped mobilize citizens of Toronto to bring much needed attention to pressing issues while providing a large, echoing voice to trees in the city.
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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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Conversation with a Tree Tenders graduate: Sammy!

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In my blog post last week, I talked to Lillian, a Tree Tenders graduate, to find out what she’s been up to since taking the course with us last year. This week, I catch up with Sammy, a fourth year student in Ryerson University’s Environment and Urban Sustainability program, to see how she’s been using her tree knowledge lately!
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Conversation with a Tree Tenders Graduate: Lillian!

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As the fall sessions of our Tree Tenders Volunteering Training Program approach, I started wondering about our graduates from last year -- what have they have been up to and are they still connected with trees? To my luck, two graduates, Lillian and Sammy, generously offered to gave me a glimpse into their lives as Tree Tenders!
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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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