New Edinburgh Urban Forest Inventory and Plan . Project Description

All Green Projects, New Edinburgh Urban Forest, Plan Projects

The New Edinburgh Urban Forest Inventory and Plan was undertaken to illustrate the curent voids within the neighbourhood’s urban forest and recommends areas for future plantings. A public awareness campaign including community newspaper articles, a public information session and a neighbourhood tree planting day is ongoing to encourage plantings on private property. Strategic discussions regarding prospective sites managed by the … Read More

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New Edinburgh: Contrasts within an arboreal community

All Green Projects, New Edinburgh Urban Forest, Plan Projects

New Edinburgh is a neighbourhood of stark contrasts.  Standing at the intersection of Crichton Street and Dufferin Road it is easy to observe the difference trees make in an urban neighbourhood.  Looking north toward Charles Street, numerous mature trees growing from both private yards and the public boulevard colour the landscape.  Toward Beechood Avenue, a lifeless asphalt capped boulevard defines the … Read More

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