Trees Are Good For The Environment And The Bank Book Too!

Investing in Trees – Trees are good for the environment and the bank book, too By Virginia Gauley  GRCA Forester Imagine your neighbourhood without any trees. It would look pretty dismal, more like an industrial area than a residential neighbourhood. Trees are an important part of our lives, offering us a sense of place within…

A Timely Reminder About Why We Must Protect Our Mature Urban Trees

Benefits of Urban Trees Trees are a very important part of our urban environment. Urban trees filter air, water and sunlight and reduce air pollution. They moderate local climate, slow wind and storm water run-off, and shade our buildings to conserve energy. Trees protect us from UV radiation that causes many cancers. Trees are also critical…