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Social Media Specialists Needed- Volunteer Position

February 24, 2020 11:05 am by Lisa Jones

Join our Team! Trees Winnipeg requires one or more social media specialists who can volunteer their social media expertise to assist our Program Director. Openings are as soon as possible through to fall 2020. Hours per week will vary, but March through June is our busiest period so expect to invest about 2-6 hours per…

Tree Care Resources for Homeowners after October Snowstorm:

October 18, 2019 4:55 pm by Lisa Jones 0 comments

We hope you are staying safe with the hazards that arose from the October snowstorm! Here are some helpful links explaining how to care for the trees on your private property: Helping Trees and Shrubs Recover From Snow and Ice (https://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/2015/02/helping-trees-and-shrubs-recover-from-snow-and-ice/) Immediate Care for Storm-Damaged Trees (https://nfs.unl.edu/documents/communityforestry/Storm%20Damage%201%20-%20Immediate%20Care%20for%20Storm-Damaged%20Trees.pdf) Tree First Aid After a Storm (https://www.arborday.org/media/stormrecovery/4_treefirstaid.cfm) Please,…

October Snow Event!

October 17, 2019 1:42 pm by Lisa Jones

Our city continues to clean up the damage and fallen trees that resulted from the October 11 snowstorm. Visit https://winnipeg.ca/publicworks/snow/FAQ/tree-removal-FAQ.stm for information on how many trees were damaged, were to bring fallen branches, etc. Are you looking to hire an Arborist to assess and manage damage trees your private property https://www.treesaregood.org/findanarborist will provide you with…

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Preparedness Week!

August 12, 2019 12:59 pm by Lisa Jones 0 comments

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Preparedness Week! From August 12th to 18th we will be hosted a week-long preparedness campaign to explain the devastating effects of emerald ash borer on ash trees, outline best practices and options, and encourage private property owners to plan. Follow us on social media (Facebook and Twitter) and follow the hashtags #EABpreparednessweek! 

Tree of All Trades

January 28, 2019 11:25 am by Lisa Jones 0 comments

The City of Halifax nailed it when they created the video “Tree of all Trades.” Although their video emphasized the importance of the urban canopy in Halifax, it is also very relatable to all urban forests including Winnipeg’s. Our Trees provide us with so many benefits. Trees can do so much, they provide us with…