Chlorinated wading pool water and drought-dried trees

The current severe drought is making trees stressed all over the city. At Dufferin Grove Park, five younger trees have died already, and many others, even big trees, are starting to show brown leaves or bare branches. The short showers…

Ropes of LED lights wound around the trunks of young trees

Hi There, I am writing from Toronto. I’ve become more sensitive lately to the trees that grace our public spaces. I’ve noticed many places where newly planted young trees with a fairly small diameter (3-6 inches) have been strung with…