Additional Services

The Town has partnered with the Toronto Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) and Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) to extend the services provided in the Tree Seedling Program! Some of these programs include free site visits and technical support, cost subsidies, a customized planting plan and hand or machine planting services.  

Please note that these services are intended for larger (2 or more acres) property  owners. If interested, please contact
your respective conservation authority. 

 

Not sure which conservation authority serves you?

 If you are interested in the Toronto Region Conservation Authority or the Credit Valley Conservation tree planting programs, refer to the maps below to see which conservation authority serves you:

  1. Toronto Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)- Humber and Etobicoke Watershed Map
  2. Credit Valley Conservation (CVC)- The Credit River Watershed Map

 

Program Information

  

 

1. Reforestation Planting Program

      • You must possess a minimum of 2 acres of land
      • Minimum order of 1500 seedlings
      • 20 cents per seedling installed with Trees Ontario subsidy applied
      • Taking orders now through the end of March for spring 2018 plantings

               Call: Al Biscaia (647)-449-2743 

2. Naturalization Planting Program 

      • You must own a minimum of 2 acres of land
      • Minimum order of 100 potted plants
      • About $6.50 – 7.00 per plant with average TRM subsidy of 70%
               Call: Brian Boyd (416)-684-4362     
               

3. Direct Sale       

      • You must own a minimum of 1 acre of land
      • Minimum order of 20 potted plants (2 gallon containers)
      • Over 30 varieties of potted trees and shrubs
      • For seedling orders - minimum 100 seedlings (50 per species)
              Call: Brian Boyd (416)-684-4362

Along with the planting services listed above, the CVC also offers services in the ares of Meadow/Prairie, Invasive Species Control and Wildlife Habitat Structures:

 
 

TRCA Private Land Tree Planting Program

Program 1: TRCA Planting Services

      • Delivery and installation of plant stock and materials
      • Experienced planting staff to complete your project efficiently and carefully, 
        generally within one day
      • Inexpensive tree and shrub planting services including machine planting of seedlings

Program 2: Native Plant Materials (supply only)

        • TRCA staff will provide plant materials for you to plant on your property.

    Who is eligible to participate?

        • Landowners with a minimum of 0.8 hectares (2 acres) of land on a single 
          property within the TRCA's jurisdiction
    Call: Elizabeth Celanowicz: (416) 661-6600 ext. 6415

    Additional Programs

    The TRCA also offers Woodlot Management Services that provide plantation and woodlot
    management advice or help prepare and approve a Managed Forest Plan for submission
    to the Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program
    (Must be minimum of 9.88 acres of forested property to participate).