trees planted 33,761
hectares restored 14
since 2020

Restoring the Acadian forest

In Canada, Ecosia’s reforestation project is located within the Acadian Forest and focuses on restoring its historic diversity in areas that have been degraded by centuries of intensive land use.


Planting method


Planting season

May-June & September-October

Main threats

Climate change, Prolonged drought, Logging in neighbouring areas

Wildlife protected

Moose, Bears, Pollinators


Unsustainable forest use, Industrial monocultures

Top trees species

Pinus strobus
Native Species
Thuja occidentalis
Native Species
Quercus rubra
Native Species
Acer saccharum
Native Species
Betula alleghaniensis
Native Species
Picea rubens
Native Species
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