August 7, 2014

14483978430 1c74419463 zWith so many power outages happening due to trees and branches falling onto power lines during severe weather, the City of Fredericton, N.B., is warning residents that a “very aggressive” tree-trimming program is about to begin.

DSC 0228Surrey, B.C.’s first official footgolf course has just opened at Eaglequest Coyote Creek, bringing the sport to Metro Vancouver and joining the courses that already exist in Penticton and Kamloops.

B821649349Z.1 20140626144705 000 G3I1966VM.2 ContentThe University of Guelph’s Gosling Research Institute for Plant Preservation (GRIPP) has officially opened to take in samples of every plant still living in Canada to freeze and preserve them.

flood3The decision to rebuild Alberta’s Kananaskis Country Golf Course has been made; however, there are some environmentalists, politicians, and members of the public who are not thrilled with the decision.

small spreader2The Smart About Salt Council, Milton, Ont., has just announced its expanded training programs for this fall to educate private contractors and property managers about best practices of salt management to help reduce its use while ensuring public safety is not compromised.