We would like to invite you and your organization to be part of Tree Ottawa's 5 year initiative! Please join us at Ottawa City Hall in the Champlain Room Saturday, March 8th!
What is the Vision for Tree Ottawa?
Tree Ottawa is a community-centred initiative for the Nation’s Capital that will dramatically increase the scale and ecological diversity of the tree canopy in urban and rural Ottawa. Tree Ottawa shall engage Ottawa residents, private companies and public organizations to be a part of a greener community through their active participation in protecting, planting and celebrating trees in neighbourhoods and nature.
What are Tree Ottawa’s Goals?
Tree Ottawa has Three Core Goals, to:
Protect Trees by taking better care of existing trees through an Adopt-a-Tree Program which allows individual residents and businesses to make an annual commitment to adopt of tree of their choosing with a target of 20,000 adopted trees,
Plant Trees with a target of one tree being planted for every Ottawa resident from 2013-2017, for a total of one million trees, as a gift from Ottawa to Canada in celebration of our country’s 150th Anniversary (2017),
Promote Tree Habitat through profiling and celebrating the place of trees in our community.
Ecology Ottawa is seeking founding and collaborating supporters and funders to kick-off Tree Ottawa. A detailed financial plan, and annual budgets with deliverables is available for prospective funders.
110 Laurier Ave W
Champlain Room, second floor
Ottawa, ON K2P 2H9
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