When: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Where: Champlain Park Fieldhouse
Learn about recent efforts to foster a healthy urban forest and green space in Champlain Park:
- Community mapping of trees and tree health
- Tree planting in the NCC forest
- The Little Woods at Clearview and Patricia
Bring your ideas for enhancing the green spaces in the neighbourhood and reducing the environmental footprint of our community.
All are welcome!
I was going to post the notice about a panel discussion the NCC is holding about the urban forest (since we have a local group of people interested in our forest), but the session is full. However, there is a live video feed of the proceedings.
The Urban Forest: From Science to Poetry
Join us for a discussion on the urban forest and the vital role it plays in the city. We will explore the benefits of the urban forest in terms of community health and regional biodiversity, as well as the aesthetic and ecological benefits it provides.
This event on the urban forest is presented by the National Capital Commission (NCC) in the Capital Urbanism Lab.
Follow our Urbanism Lab live on Periscope!
Moderator: Michael Rosen, Registered Professional Forester, and President, Tree Canada
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