Biodiversity is key to healthy and resilient new urban forests. FCF aims to create biodiverse forests in the National Capital Region. In 2023 alone, we planted 95 species of trees, native shrubs, and forbs, with the most planted tree being the silver maple. See how you can help support local biodiversity by going to the link below. #givingtuesday #newforest #planttrees […]
Did you know that tree care and maintenance after planting are equally if not more important than the planting itself? We include this work in our “planting trees with a plan” model of afforestation. By donating to FCF, your gift will support the planting, care and maintenance of new urban forests. By providing critical stewardship to newly planted trees, more […]
Hello FCF Supporters! Wow! We have had a very busy fall and we are excited to share everything we’ve been doing these last couple of months. As we reflect on this season’s close, we feel extremely grateful for our volunteers, funders, and partners for their support in making this all happen. Five new Tiny Forests added to Ottawa We started […]
FCF is a registered charity whose mission is to mitigate the effects of climate change by planting urban forests. Why give to create new forests? All proceeds will be used to plant trees in the National Capital Region and help Ottawa/Gatineau become more climate resilient while using nature-based solutions to mitigate climate change. All planting projects will be on public […]
Join Forêt Capitale Forest to celebrate this National Forest Week! There are many ways to celebrate our National Capital region’s urban and peri-urban forests.