Native Tree Guide

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By: Angela Keller-Herzog via The Glebe Report

Caring for our existing trees and planting more trees will benefit all of us. Planting native trees, adapted to our local environment, particularly those that are resistant to pests, drought and pollution is always preferred to introduced species that often contribute little to our ecology and the web of life that sustains us.

This document provides a compendium of native tree species that should be planted, ideally in large numbers, to help restore the urban forest.

Native Tree Species Recommended for Planting in the Ottawa Region

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