Annual tree distribution
MCI's annual tree distribution resumes this spring! For a thirteenth year, MCI patrollers will distribute 2,300 trees, free of charge to residents of the lake's watershed. The trees are courtesy of the Ministry of Forests, Wildlife and Parks.
Ogden: Friday, May 20 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Ogden Town Hall
Austin: Saturday, May 21 from 9 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Dépanneur d'Austin
Stanstead Township: Saturday, May 21 from 9 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Parc Forand in Fitch Bay
Magog: Sunday, May 29 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at LAMRAC, 69 chemin Roy, Magog
This year, the species available are:
- Yellow birch
- Black cherry
- Bur oak
- Red oak
- Red maple
- Sugar maple
- White spruce
- Larch (tamarack)
- White pine
- Red pine
IMPORTANT: No reservations required, just show up at the appointed place and time.
Planting trees contributes to the reforestation of the watershed. By planting trees on your property, you help maintain good water quality, protect soil integrity, preserve biodiversity, and much more!