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Kitchener, ON Tree Planting Pilot improves tree canopy and reduces effects of carbon emissions

Kitchener, ON Tree Planting Pilot Canopy Emissions

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The two-month pilot allowed homeowners to request a consultation by a local landscaper. Each consultation yielded a free tree that fitted best with the property's existing foliage and access to the sun. A neighborhood planting initiative provided neighborhood groups with up to 15 trees to plant in public spaces. The residential and neighborhood planting options each included follow-up sessions to check on tree health.

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Kitchener, ON

City in Ontario

Canada

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News - City of Kitchener

New Tree Planting Pilot collaborates with residents to expand Kitchener’s tree canopy.

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City of Kitchener to launch tree-planting pilot project - Kitchener | Globalnews.ca

Together with Reep Green Solutions, the City of Kitchener intends to support residents who wish to plant trees on public and private land to expand Kitchener’s tree canopy.

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Kitchener launches pilot program to plant more trees - KitchenerToday.com

Trees will be planted on both private and public lands

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