Great Moms, Great Trees

Give a gift in her nature this Mother's Day This year, give mom a gift that protects New Brunswick's beautiful nature she loves so much. A $50 donation to the Conservation Council in your mom's honour gets you a copy of our new book, The … [Read more...]

Tune in for weekly conversations about our upcoming book, The Great Trees of New Brunswick, Volume 2

Retired New Brunswick forester David Palmer will be speaking on CBC’s Information Morning over the next few weeks to talk about our new edition of the book, The Great Trees of New Brunswick, Volume 2! Published in 1987 by the Canadian Forestry … [Read more...]

Esteemed French author inspires youth to action

We bet Clawdy’s home is full of magnificent trees she’d love to submit in our book, Great Trees of New Brunswick, Volume 2. Do you have a favourite tree you’d like to nominate? To make a submission, contact forest@conservationcouncil.ca or visit … [Read more...]

Nominate your Great Tree this Arbor Day

National Arbor Day (April 28) and Arbor Day in New Brunswick (May 18) are the perfect opportunities to celebrate the importance of one of our most iconic species of plant life and an irreplaceable part of our ecosystem – the proud and noble … [Read more...]

EcoNews – Climate progress & budget reaction

This edition of EcoNews brings you the Conservation Council's reaction to the creation of a cabinet committee on climate change and the 2017-2018 provincial budget, and news about another pipeline spill, a study on fracking and fish and new research … [Read more...]

Watch The Great Trees of New Brunswick Book Teaser

What’s your great tree? It has been almost 30 years since the book, The Great Trees of New Brunswick, was published. We think it’s time to work on another collection that captures the essence and stories of more of our native trees. The … [Read more...]

EcoNews – Hope for a better New Brunswick

This edition of EcoNews includes the Conservation Council's hopeful praise for New Brunswick's climate action plan, polling that shows Canadians support stronger policies on greenhouse gas reductions, the growing momentum to ban glyphosates in the … [Read more...]

The Great Tree Challenge! Nominate your great tree

What's your favourite tree? Atlantic Forestry Review and the Conservation Council of New Brunswick want to know. It has been almost 30 years since the book, Great Trees of New Brunswick, was published. We think it's time to work on another … [Read more...]

The Great Tree Challenge

By David Palmer for the Atlantic Forestry Review Everyone has a favourite tree, or maybe two or three. Everyone, that is, who loves the woods, and that would certainly be all our readers for sure. Twenty-eight years ago, under the auspices of … [Read more...]