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Learn about our Free the Fern projects below:

Stewardship Sites

Find out more about our network of stewards along the Champlain Heights Trail system.

Plant Propagation

We have been experimenting with plant propagation from soft wood cuttings.

Art for Plants Fundraiser

In March 2021, Free the Fern launched an Art for Plants Fundraiser. We hope to fund the purchase of native plants for the Champlain Heights Trail.

Free the Fern Lending Library

Free the Fern is compiling a lending library, comprised of nature-themed books.

This is just one small tree.
But, it is a tree that has been freed from English Ivy and now has a chance to grow into one big tree.
Remember, it all starts with just one small tree.

““The human brain now holds the key to our future. We have to recall the image of the planet from outer space: a single entity in which air, water, and continents are interconnected. That is our home.”

David Suzuki