Tree for river border to prevent erosion

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Plants such as alders, dogwoods and willows. http://www.ottawariver.ca/erosion-faq.php

Trees

White birch (Betula papyrifera) Yellow birch (Betula lutea) White oak (Quercus alba) Red oak (Quercus rubra) White spruce (Picea glauca) Silver maple (Acer saccharinum) Red maple (Acer rubrum) Red ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica) Tamarack (Larix laricina) American elm (Ulmus americana) Balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera)** Trembling aspen (Populus tremuloides)** American mountain ash (Sorbus americana) Eastern white cedar (Thuya occidentalis) Shrubs

Speckled alder (Alnus incana rugosa)** Red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera)* Bush honeysuckle (Diervilla lonicera) Sweet gale (Myrica gale)* Beaked hazelnut (Corylus cornuta) Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius) Rugosa rose (Rosa rugosa) Sandbar willow (Salix interior) * ** Pussy willow (Salix discolor) * ** Large-leaved meadowsweet (Spirea latifolia) American elder (Sambucus canadensis) * Plants that tolerate flooding and can therefore be used along shorelines. ** Plants preferred by beavers.

Arbres plutôt adaptés aux terrains humides Bouleau jaune Betula alleghaniensis Caryer cordiforme Carya cordiformis Érable argenté Acer saccharinum Érable rouge Acer rubrum Frêne noir ou rouge Fraxinus pennsylvanica ou nigra Saule blanc ou noir Salix alba ou nigra Thuya occidental Thuja occidentalis