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Sites like the Oak Ridges Moraine were well on their way to becoming a dust bowl and all because of extensive deforestation. Zavitz held the positions of chief forester of Ontario, deputy minister of forests, and director of reforestation. His first pilot reforestation project was in , and since then Zavitz has educated the public and politicians about the need to protect Ontario forests.
By the mids, conservation authorities, provincial nurseries, forestry stations, and bylaws protecting trees were in place. Land was being restored. Just a month before his death, the one billionth tree was planted by Premier John Robarts. Some two billion more would follow. Recognition of the ongoing need to plant trees to protect our future continues as the legacy of Edmund Zavitz.
Edmund Zavitz is recognized as Ontario's "Father of Reforestation. To date more than two billion trees have been planted, with more to come.
John Bacher received his Ph. He lives in St. Catharines, Ontario. Ken Armson is a professional forester who taught and conducted research in forestry at the University of Toronto for 26 years.
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Two Billion Trees and Counting
Free download. Book file PDF easily for everyone and every device. This Book have some digital formats such us :paperbook, ebook, kindle, epub, fb2 and another formats. Search News Zavitz was instrumental in all this struggle, as a provincial employee, demoted to Chief Forester. Two Billion Trees and Counting : The Legacy of Edmund Zavitz There were floods and landslides with bridges swept away and high waters destroying the all- important mills.