The Tree Council CEO Sara Lom has posted an update on UK tree policy on their site and invites you to be a voice for trees.
The tree planting pledges made at last year’s election may feel a long time ago, but the coming year continues to be a vital time for UK trees. Our CEO Sara Lom provides an update on the latest tree policy to keep you informed and to ask you please, to continue to be a voice for our precious trees, hedgerows, street trees and orchards across the country.
A new project from the Tree Council visit their site for details
Plant an orchard in your school and be a #ForceForNature.
This guide published by TCV is very helpful. https://treegrowing.tcv.org.uk/grow/tree-recipes/hazel
Also on here is a link to their free seed harvest handbook (PDF) well worth downloading.
Thank you Gary for sending this.
The John Innes Centre, are looking for Ash trees that are doing well close to other Ash trees that in comparison seem to be very heavily affected by ash dieback. Can you please help?
Tree Wardens. Now you are registered on the site you can create news items and post them yourselves. I look forward to them appearing in my inbox. I will review and approve them before they appear.
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With so many outside events inhibited by Covid The Leamington Society has created a virtual tree walk. The story of six special trees in Jephson Gardens’ for Heritage Open Days 2020. Here is a link to the you.tube file.
This was sent to us by Alistair Graham Kerr. Thank you Alistair.
I have just uploaded a new page detailing the UK Government guidelines on TPO’s with comprehensive links to the full Government documentation.
Getting TPO’s posted can be difficult as can ensuring they are adhered to. This page is a resource to aid Tree Wardens and others in this task.