Summer is finally upon us in Centre Wellington, and for the tenth consecutive year Neighbourwoods volunteers and summer students will be conducting tree inventory on residential streets in Salem. Neighbourwoods identifies, measures and assesses the health of our boulevard, park, front yard, and side yard trees. To date, volunteers have collected detailed data on more […]
It was a full house for Neighourwoods second annual Urban Forest Training workshop in Elora this May. This year’s topic: How to Conduct a Tree Inventory. Participants joined us from Perth County, Elmira and Waterloo, along with a dozen new Neighbourwoods volunteers. The Workshop included a mix of class room and field work as participants […]
Once again a team of volunteers together with our summer students will be working in the field collecting data from the trees in Elora and Fergus. Again this year we will be re-visiting street blocks we inspected in 2010, as well as tackling fresh blocks. Not only do we gather data about our trees – […]
This summer, NeighbourWoods volunteers armed with a trailer full of mulch, stewarded 200 trees growing in 10 locations in Centre Wellington. Many thanks to Ted Ecclestone, our driver and mulch man, and volunteers, Larry Dean, Max MacRae, Bryan Hayter, Julia Hanson, Josh Taylor and our two hard-working summer students Joe Atkinson and Jenessa Lowndes.