blogTO Asks, “Will Silva Cells Help Improve Our Urban Forest?”

(Silva Cells along Bloor Street)

Matthew Harris has written a great article over at blogTO, “Will Silva Cells Help Improve Toronto’s Urban Forest?

His piece gives a good overview of the many projects we have happening in Toronto at the moment — Bloor Street, the Queensway, Sugar Beach, Mill Street, West Don Lands, and more, phew — all in various stages of completion. 

(A finished section of trees in Silva Cells along Bloor Street)

With the City’s recent commitment to expand their urban canopy from 17% to 30%, tools like the Silva Cell system have become increasingly important to make that goal a reality. 

(A finished section of trees in Silva Cells at Sugar Beach, a park area along the Lake Ontario waterfront)

We are all super excited to be a part of Toronto’s embrace of green infrastructure like trees and soil. The early results are extremely positive, and we’re looking forward to watching them unfold.

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