Tenley Conway is the most recent member to join the LEAF Board of Directors. In this blog, our Executive Director, Janet McKay interviews Tenley about her experience and her interest in LEAF.
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We’re excited that the City of Toronto is creating a tree planting strategy! Lots of people are asking us what we think and of course, we have no shortage of ideas!
On Wednesday June 24, LEAF and partners hosted The Great Toronto Tree Hunt awards ceremony. It was the exciting culmination of the Hunt, which began on earth day (April 22nd) 2015.
The goal of The Great Toronto Tree Hunt was to engage Torontonians in helping us uncover the beauty and wonder of our urban forest by nominating individual trees that hold special meaning to them. We launched the Hunt on Earth Day, April 22nd, and by the close of our nomination period, June 1st, we had received 390 entries.
What happens to urban trees when they come down? That’s the question I began asking myself back in 2012. After working on urban forest issues for over 18 years, it’s hard to believe it took me that long!