Maureen Sexsmith-West ISA Certified Arborist, PR4600A
DEADLINE TO APPLY TO THE
TD GREEN STREETS PROGRAM
IS JANUARY 10, 2014
The TD Green Streets program is the flagship of Tree Canada. It was established in 1994. It has already funded 479 urban forestry initiatives.
Funding? Projects can apply for up to $15,000 for their project.
Innovative urban forest planning
Single tree and forest stand innovation demonstration projects
Policy and best management practices workshops
Outreach and educational activities on innovative practices including arboricultural practices
Innovative management tools to protect and maintain the urban forest
Innovative urban design which showcases “green infrastructure” using trees, shrubs and other plants as an integral part of urban design such that the environmental health and quality of life for communities in maximized.
Innovative planting techniques
Tree Canada offers a wide range of other funding programs including:
Greening Canada’s School grounds
Edible Tree Projects – deadline February 21, 2014
They also offer a range of other awareness, reforestation and tree planting programs. Their website is an amazing source of information,
For details on the TD Green Streets Program and all their other projects visit their site by clicking here.