treeOcode Branches Out in St. Catharines Initiative

On Saturday, October 21, 2017 members of treeOcode participated in the City of St. Catharines Fall tree giveaway. 500 trees a mix of Bur and Red Oak, Serviceberry and Eastern White Pine were distributed to eager residents. The line up began about 6:45 am with distribution beginning at 7:30. With…

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Trees Impact Local Weather and Save Energy

A recent study utilizing computer models, by researchers at the University of British Columbia has shown how trees have an impact on local weather thereby saving energy. Put simply, buildings without trees around are exposed to greater wind pressure whereby air is forced into a building through cracks and crevasses…

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NOTL Trees Preservation Takes Root in Council

NOTL trees take root

This NOTL Trees preservation article was originally published Tuesday, April 11, 2017, appearing in the St. Catharines Standard. The subject of saving trees proved to be a contentious and divisive issue inside Niagara-on-the-Lake council chambers Monday for councillors, residents and members of the town’s irrigation committee. Tree-related issues came up…

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