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Burlington residents will get a say on tree-cutting bylaw

Burlington wants to hear your views on restricting tree-cutting on private property. The controversial notion of a private tree bylaw was suggested in the urban forest management plan approved by council last year. Such restrictions… READ MORE at thespec.com…

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Of Forests and Men [US – Edward Norton]

Forests and People – Yann Arthus-Bertrand

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BEFORE a developer arrives, and AFTER a developer gets hold of the land.

Stunning before and after photos a beautiful, rich forest show the stark result at the hands of a developer.

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Trees falling in Oakville too

Here is a story one of our group found from May 2012. In Oakville, on Lakeshore, the same thing is happening, and look who the developer is, same as who is destroying the Crerar forest. One resident from Oakville is … Continue reading

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Crerar Forest: More devastation – Nov 29 2012

Photos of heavy, large machinery inside the forest as the cutting begins.

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Beauty and the BEAST

Heavy machinery at work inside the forest.

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Crerar forest photos from November 20, 2012

Here are photos of Crerar forest, taken on November 20, 2012.

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Crerar Forest Flight November 18, 2012

Aerial photography of Crerar forest taken on a flight November 18, 2012.

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Eramosa topography features in Crerar Forest – Nov 17 2012

The Eramosa Escarpment is separate from the Niagara Escarpment, located south of, and running parallel to it; and passing right through the Crerar Forest. In the City of Hamilton, it is composed of a steep slope that faces north and … Continue reading

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Crerar Forest Destruction

Here are photos taken of the Crerar area forest, taken on November 11, 2012. The forest appears to be having its trees cut down from within. It has been taking place over approximately the last two weeks. MANY of these … Continue reading

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