Category: CLC Tree Services

Relating to the people, places, services and events that CLC Tree Services is involved with.

Pine beetles killing a tree species found across Canada

TheStar: Pine beetles killing a tree species found across Canada. I came across this article and thought that I would share it with you. It would seem that the Mountain Pine Beetle has begun to attact Jack Pines. While the infestation is located in Alberta at present, Jack Pines are located across Canada, and are the dominant… Read more »

Needy Tree Contest

Over the last little while CLC Tree Services  has been looking for ways to grow. We wanted to give back to our loyal customers and maybe attract a few new ones. One idea that we came up with was to add this blog to our repertoire. We have also made up a new home for ourselves on… Read more »

Tree Shaping: A Unique Look at Trees

Browsing around in the world wide web, I recently came across an interesting tree site. Introducing Pooktre Tree Shapers. They create art and functional pieces out of living trees. Yes, what you see here are live trees! Amazing… The artists, Peter Cook and Becky Northey, prune and shape trees. I have to say, they end up with some… Read more »

Let’s Shed a Little Light on Your Yard

Well, our brief taste of Spring was quickly thwarted by last week’s fresh dump of snow and return to wintry temperatures. It will come, but right now it feels more like the dead of winter than the rebirth of the season of growth we ache for. Spring in Southern Ontario is like that though. What… Read more »

The Rebirth of Spring

The birds are back.  Looking to the skies this week,  the CLC team has seen Whistler swans, Snow Geese, Red Wing Blackbirds and Killdeer. While Robins were scarce last week, a few have been spied in the past few days. Before you know it, we will be able to hear frogs singing and the crickets will start soon after. And even though Canada Geese… Read more »

Spring Planting

One of these days the snow is really going to disappear for good. Honest, it is. But while the last vestiges of winter are still clinging to the corners of the world, your mind can still turn to warmer days and the joy that spending a little time outdoors brings. Ah, the promise of Spring…. Read more »

Spring is Around the Corner

Spring is around the corner. The sun stays out a little later every evening, and greets the day a little earlier every morning. Despite the little drifts of snow that litter the corners of yards, and staggering piles that reduce area parking lots by half, you can almost smell the approach of the new season…. Read more »

Welcome to CLC Tree Services: The Blog!

Well, it seems that the time has come at last for CLC Tree Services to get with the times. So today we strike out into the world of blogging. Welcome to the new home of CLC Tree Services: The Blog. There has been much talk that Social Media is the wave of the future. We… Read more »