Tree Links

Here are some websites that have further information about Trees Listings of the world of living herbalism, herbal gatherings, herbalists, etc. by Michigan herbalist Jim McDonald. Worth the visit. A Holistic Orchard Network. Call of the Forest–the Forgotten Wisdom of Trees is a documentary featuring scientist and acclaimed author Diana Beresford–Kroeger as she investigates our profound biological and spiritual connection to forests. Her global journey explores the science, folklore, and restoration challenges of this essential ecosystem. An app to help select and plant a Tree native to your area. An excellent article on an eye opening site of Ancient Forest Research and Exploration Helping people heal. Helping Forests heal. Fifty Ways Trees Benefit Our Health, Community and Environment. By typing in its species and size, this site can help people learn the approximate “value” of a Tree’s monetary worth. It takes into account soil erosion control, pollution control, shade cooling, wind reduction, dust control, carbon sequestration, and “curb appeal” for realtors, etc. Forests and Tree symbolism in folklore. The most amazing things about Trees. How do Trees suck water up within themselves to heights of 100 meters or more? Where do Trees get their mass? Trees come from the air, making Carbon through photosynthesis. Providing the public with unbiased, fact-based information on Ontario’s forest sector and the role of our forests as one of the province’s most sustainable resources. The Ontario Herbalists Association promotes safe and natural healing with plant medicines. Traditional uses of bark baths. Flower essences from Trees of the Northeast. Canadian Forest Tree Essences. Protecting Eastern hemlock, our next endangered Tree species. By Ole Hendrickson. and and January 5, 2017. Research into anti-obesity uses of Alder and Balsam Poplar. January 5, 2017. Good information on Alders. Alder Catkins as food. January 12, 2017. Plants for a Future, about Balsam Fir’s attributes January 12, 2017. The habits of Poplars in Alberta and elsewhere. Talks of healing cracked nipples, a term mentioned under Balsam Fir. Forbes Wild (and Tree) Foods in Toronto. Distilling the foliage of Eastern White Cedar to produce Cedar Leaf Oil and Hydrosol Cedar Water since 1985. A Renfrew County, Ontario, company producing biofuels and flavourings out of local forest and agricultural residues for over twenty-five years. The Appalachian Mountain Club promotes the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of America’s Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. TNC Canada is the Canadian affiliate of the world’s largest conservation organization, investing in healthy communities and responsible economic development to drive locally and globally significant conservation outcomes. The Wildlife Conservation Society Canada is only national conservation organization using wildlife-focused research to bring clarity and solutions to complex Canadian conservation issues. Two Countries, One Forest is a major Canadian-U.S. collaborative of conservation organizations, researchers, foundations and conservation-minded individuals. Our international community is focused on protection, conservation and restoration of forests and natural heritage from New York to Nova Scotia, across the Northern Appalachian/Acadian ecoregion.