City needs more trees, less asphalt

Too much asphalt, not enough trees or wetlands.

The latest watershed report card for Hamilton shows we have a lot of work to do to improve the environmental health of our urban areas.

The report from the Hamilton Conservation Authority evaluates forest cover, water quality, wetlands, stream buffers and barriers to water filtration.

Read full article by Matthew Van Dongen at:
http://www.thespec.com/news/local/article/917775–city-needs-more-trees-less-asphalt

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