TreeKeepers Update #15

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That’s a wrap!

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As TreeKeepers wraps up for the summer here are some of the highlights:

  • 361 volunteers participated in OakvilleTreeKeepers events.
  • 826 volunteer hours were dedicated to planting trees, removing Screen Shot 2016-09-07 at 10.17.49 AMinvasive species, and attending stewardship training sessions.
  • 976 native trees and shrubs were planted.
  • 3 Town of Oakville pick-up truck beds + 64 medium to large sized stems of buckthorn were removed.
  • 91 bags of garlic mustard were removed.

Funding for TreeKeepers summer programming provided by the Oakville Community Foundation and the Ontario Trillium Foundation.

Screen Shot 2016-09-07 at 10.18.15 AMOakvilleTreeKeepers will continue this fall, so be sure to contact us if there’s a natural area in your neighbourhood that needs some TLC.

 

 

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Join us for tree planting in September!

Fall Tree Planting