Tree Planting

Vintage Tree Planting Photos Show B.C.'s Free Spirits

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Nahanni Arntzen wasn't born in a hospital. She wasn't even delivered by a doctor. Arntzen came into this world in a teepee perched 18 kilometres up...

Is This The Future For Today's Youth?

CBC | Posted 07.12.2014 | Canada Business

Tree-planting has been a popular money-making gig among students for decades, but for Brontie Hladysh, it's more than a summer job. In a tight job ma...

Use This Valentine's Day To Plant Trees, Not Destroy Them

Diane Weber Bederman | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Impact
Diane Weber Bederman

Hallmark Canada estimated Canadians would buy 10 to 12 million Valentine's Day cards in 2013. That's about $27 to $29-million- on cards. Think of the trees that are cut down for those cards. Instead of destroying trees, why not plant them as a permanent marker of your love for them and love of the land?

Tree Planters Faced Slave-Like Conditions: Lawyer

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A group of tree planters originally from Africa found living in deplorable conditions in a Golden, B.C., camp endured slave-like condition...

Life Thrives, Even Between the Sidewalk Cracks

David Suzuki | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada
David Suzuki

Have you ever thought about the grass that grows in sidewalk cracks? To survive these conditions is a testament to the plants' resilience. Within this complex urban ecosystem, species are constantly adapting. Yet, while some of our feathered friends and crevice-loving plants have been adapting, the speed and scale of urbanization in Canada has pushed many native species to the brink of extinction.