Tags » Elm Tree

Saskatchewan-wide ban on pruning elm trees ends

The annual ban on pruning elm trees in Saskatchewan has ended.

Starting Sept. 1, homeowners can start pruning their elm trees.

The province bans elm tree pruning between April 1 and Aug. 181 more words


Under The Canopy

Sitting in the shade on a warm summer day is always nice, but often we don’t appreciate it completely.  We’re too busy being happy to get some relief from the heat to notice all that the trees we seek relief under offer to us besides their shade.   136 more words


Story of the Elm Tree

I visit this tree often. In times of stress, fear or sadness. I do make an effort to also visit when im happy  and calm. But lets face it…we usually only visit our safe places when we are scared and feel threatened. 370 more words


Small insect causing big concerns in Lethbridge

Concerned citizens packed city council Monday afternoon to hear an update about the European elm scale infestation that is attacking the city’s elm tree population. 336 more words


Binding the Brighton Urban Wildlife Group

A few weeks ago I sorted out my incomplete collection of ‘Fly on the Wall’, the group’s newsletter, covering  autumn 1991 to summer 2006, but missing quite a few issues and decided to bind them into hard covers for posterity – or the bookshelves. 189 more words


The City of Stately Elms

New Brunswick’s capital city has different nicknames. One given name is “The City of Stately Elms.”

Fredericton is know for being a “green” city. Two parks sit in Fredericton- Wilmot and O’Dell. 111 more words

Downtown Fredericton

Saskatchewan-wide elm tree pruning ban starts Friday

SASKATOON – Starting Friday, annual regulations are back in place to prevent the spread of Dutch elm disease (DED). City of Saskatoon officials say the best management strategy involves depriving the elm bark beetle of its breeding habitat. 190 more words