A group of five Young Urban Forest Leaders (YUFL) including Megan, Willa, Mahlaini, Amy and myself, Laura, hosted a one-hour tree tour on Sunday, August 27th at Berczy to officially launch the Adopt-a-Park Tree Program with Friends of Berczy Park.
Mulching is incredibly important for urban trees and shrubs! Aside from being aesthetically pleasing, mulch also has many benefits that can improve the overall health of your garden.
The sugar maple tree is a historical icon here in Canada. Not only is the leaf our national symbol, but it also shows a vibrant display of fall colour each autumn and it provides us with a very delectable treat in the spring - maple syrup!
This summer, four of LEAF’s Young Urban Forest Leaders (YUFL) graduates, Jaspreet, Laura, Sushmita, and Sydney, had the pleasure of working with LEAF to promote urban forest stewardship and to develop an Adopt-a-Park Tree program with Friends of Stephenson Park.
I was born on June 4th, 2013. I had a quiet saplinghood, and unlimited potential. One day I would reach high. One day I would stand tall. Unfortunately, I would not.