By CBC News Ottawa, May 6, 2018
After a severe wind storm knocked down trees across the city Friday night, one Ottawa city councillor is hoping a new online tool will help keep track of those losses.
Kitchissippi Coun. Jeff Leiper said he's been working with local environmental advocates to create a Google map that allows residents to pinpoint exactly where trees have come down.
They can note the type of tree, its location, and what happened, Leiper said — and even share a photo.http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/new-online-tool-will-help-track-tree-loss-in-ottawa-1.4650200