Land and Trees

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The Raisin Region Conservation Authority (RRCA) offers a variety of Forestry Services for projects of all size in the RRCA Watershed.

50 Million Tree Program

The RRCA partners with Forests Ontario to provide tree planting services for a reduced fee under the 50 Million Tree Program for landowners with idle land or retired farm fields.  Below are the program details:  

  • Site must be equal or greater than 1 hectare (2.5 acres) to be eligible and currently free of trees.
  • Services may include site planning, seedling purchase and planting, site preparation, and assessments.
  • Trees must be planted in a definable/mappable single area and not dispersed throughout the property.
  • Commitment to maintaining the trees for a minimum of 15 years.

Book your FREE site visit with the RRCA today!

Tree Seedling Program

For smaller projects, landowners can purchase tree and shrub seedlings and potted stock native to Eastern Ontario from the RRCA.  Landowners can choose from a variety of coniferous and deciduous tree species.  Now accepting tree orders for 2020!