Community Tree Planting in Humber Flats Ecopark

Volunteers digging at plating event
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Humber Flats Ecopark - Meet at the planting site located north of Red Cardinal Trail
80 Red Cardinal Trail
L4E 4B8 Richmond Hill , ON
Ontario CA

This event is supported by Ontario Power Generation, the City of Richmond Hill and the Regional Municipality of York.  

Registration for this event is now closed. 

For more upcoming events, check out our Events page.


Join us for a day of planting native trees and shrubs in Richmond Hill! Get your hands dirty and help grow the urban forest. 

Participants must be 12 years of age or older. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Planting events will take place from 11:00AM – 1:00PM AND 2:00PM – 4:00PM. Register for one or both!

Please wear:

  • Closed-toe shoes or boots - no sandals, please!
  • Gardening gloves, if you have them (we will have extras) 
  • Appropriate clothing – the event runs rain or shine

Please bring multiple filled water bottles (there will be no water refill station on site).

Participation is limited. Registration is required and closes Thursday, 23 September, 11:59PM. No day of/walk-in sign ups.

This event will be in accordance with all municipal and provincial COVID-19 guidelines.


This event will involve walking on unpaved paths and uneven grassy surfaces. For accessibility questions, please contact sarah[at]