Protecting Our Trees: The Emerald Ash Borer and what it means to you and our urban forest

Until recently I don’t think I could have identified an Ash tree to you, to me this species of tree was just one of the many that you see throughout Toronto. Then I came across some information about a certain little pest that is wreaking havoc on these poor, unfortunate trees. That pest is the Emerald Ash Borer.

Protecting Our Trees: Tips for selecting a qualified Tree Care company

A study done by the City of Toronto called “Every Tree Counts” estimated that the city has an estimated 20% tree canopy cover. Of this 20% coverage, 60% of the tree are on private property