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Ash Tree attacked by EAB

Oakville begins second year of renewal plans for EAB-infested woodlands

This winter, as weather and ground conditions permit, the town’s contractor will begin year two of the Woodlands Hazard Abatement program to remove ash trees damaged by the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) from the town’s ...

Tree pruning near Oakville hydro lines begins in January 2016

Starting in the new year, the Town of Oakville will be pruning trees near hydro lines in scheduled neighbourhoods on behalf of Oakville Hydro.

Fallen Trees in Woods

Town of Oakville begins tree removals in EAB-infested woodlands

Next week, as weather and ground conditions permit, the town’s contractor will begin removing ash trees killed by the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB)

People inspecting trees treated for EAB

Oakville’s EAB management program receives international recognition

Forestry professionals from Canada, the United States and Europe were provided with a guided tour of Oakville by forestry staff recently to get an up-close look at the town’s highly regarded EAB management program.

Chain saw in front of a stack of logs

Town rolls out removal and renewal plans for EAB-infested woodlands

Starting this summer, as weather and ground conditions permit, the town’s contractor will begin removing ash trees damaged by the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) from the town’s woodlands. Removing dead and dying trees near trails ...

Treatment launch Barclay, Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week, Town of Oakville,

Town launches 2015 Canopy Conservation program during Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week – June 1-7

The town continues to take action against the invasive Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Beginning this week, to mark Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week in Oakville, municipal ash trees on streets and in parks which continue ...

White Oak in Spring

Prescribed burn at Iroquois Shoreline Woods Park set for April 26

Subject to weather conditions, a prescribed burn at Iroquois Shoreline Woods (ISW) Park will take place on Sunday, April 26, 2015, beginning at 12 p.m. The town’s Forestry staff will oversee the prescribed burn in ...

More than 75 TD employees, their friends and family, and community volunteers planted 500 native trees at Oakville Park and McCraney Valley Trail as part of TD Tree Days.

Oakville celebrates National Forest Week

The Town of Oakville celebrated National Forest Week last week with two community events to strengthen our tree canopy and celebrate the great benefits that trees provide.

Ash Tree attacked by EAB

Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week

The Town of Oakville has proclaimed the first week of June to be Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Awareness Week and encourages all residents to stay informed about the invasive insect, learn about ash tree treatment ...

Oakville receives sustainable forest certification

In 2006, the Town of Oakville was the first lower-tier municipality in Canada to have three of its woodlands achieve Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) certification through the certification program of the Eastern Ontario Model Forest ...

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