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Tree planting program becomes North America’s largest

Wellington County's Green Legacy Program tops two million trees planted

December 9, 2019
By Guelph Today.com

Alison Morrison, community outreach coordinator with the Green Legacy Program. Barbara Geernaert/GuelphToday.com

Wellington County’s Green Legacy Program has become the largest municipal tree planting operation in North America, with more than two million trees planted. The program began in 2004 with the Ontario county planting 150,000 trees that year.