Forest Conservation

We value our natural heritage in Wellington County. Our policies help retain natural beauty for future generations. Careful conservation of our land, animal, plant, water and air resources helps to provide healthy, prosperous and enjoyable communities. 

Hands planting a tree seedling

The Green Legacy Programme

Green Legacy has planted over 3 million trees in our communities, increasing forest cover and creating green infrastructure that will ensure ongoing environmental benefits. Find out more about the Green Legacy Programme.