Ground05 – spring 2009 – Trees

Ground05 – spring 2009 – Trees

Up Front

Information on the Ground

Talking About Trees:

Tree Myths and Tree Debates
Experts dish the dirt on common misconceptions about trees, and dive into debates about controversial practices

Genes Matter
Sourcing appropriate trees to ensure success

Trees for Life
Richard Ubbens, City Forester for Toronto, speaks with Nancy Chater, Associate Member, OALA, about trees and how landscape architects can contribute to the health of the urban forest

Should it Stay or Should it Go?
The risky business of tree assessment

Round Table

The Urban Forest

Letter From… London

The Would-Be Capital’s Canopy

Plant Corner

Branching Out

Technical Corner

Salt of the Earth


A Miscellany of News and Events


Drawing Time