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First tree planted as part of natural flood management pilot for River Aire

The first of thousands of trees to be planted across the upper River Aire catchment took place today (Tuesday) as part of a pilot natural...

‘Forests of the future’ seminar line-up announced

‘Securing our urban forests of the future’ will be held on Wednesday 2 May at Whitworth Art Gallery, and brings together key organisations in...

Planting starts at largest forest in England for a generation

Project Manager Andy Howard told the group of Year 5 (9-10 year-old) pupils: “For the rest of your lives, you will be able to...

Final tree planted at England´s largest new native forest

The final tree is being planted in England’s largest new native forest, the Woodland Trust said. More than 600,000 trees have been planted over 10...

Andy Burnham helps Bolton pupils plant first site of 120 mile new Northern Forest

School children, spades at the ready, are this week turning out in force to play a hands on role in creating a greener landscape...

Five things you should know about trees and forests

1. There are about 3 trillion trees (and falling) in the world A global map of tree density. CROWTHER ET AL. Until 2015 no one really had...

This London bench absorbs as much pollution as 275 trees

Tony Kershaw/South West News Service London has got a new ally in the fight against its air pollution crisis: hedge 2.0. The CityTree is a strange...
Elizabeth Marshall, an environmental and occupational epidemiologist at Rutgers School of Public Health, says that storms and the ensuing long hours performed by tree care workers exacerbate the significant risks posed in what is already one of the most hazardous jobs in the United States

Tree care workers need better training to handle dangers on the job

As climate change increases the risk to trees from severe storms, insects, diseases, drought and fire, a Rutgers University study highlights the need for...

Historic first planting of ‘groundbreaking’ Northern Forest

The ambition to create a Northern Forest spanning 120 miles will begin to take root today on the hills above Bolton. The first of 50...

Biosecurity update

We formalised our strict biosecurity policy six years ago after it become very apparent that imported trees were responsible for several new pests and...