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City of Nanaimo sows seeds for the future

By contributor Tomi Lawson The city of Nanaimo is planning to replace the fallen trees in Colliery Dams Park. According to a City of Nanaimo news release, horticultural crews from the city have gathered pine cones from Douglas fir,…

Wild for Bees

Above: MABR Research Institute summer students building the new pollinator hotel destined for the Kwalikum Food Forest in October. Photo coutesy MABRRI By contributor Chantelle Spicer To bee or not to bee? Everyday, people around the…

TD Tree Planting

Money may not grow on trees, but TD Bank is holding a tree planting event, known as TD Tree Day, at Hawthorne Park on Saturday, October 17. Part of an urban greening and employee engagement program, TD Tree Days give TD employees, their…