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18thNovember 2021

Tell your story in nature competition!

18.11.21|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , |

The Tree Council along with The Week Junior Science+Nature have launched an exciting new writing competition, open to all children in the UK aged between 8 and 15.  Your story can be a poem or a piece of prose and can be fiction or non-fiction. Closing date 25th November.

11thNovember 2021

Free trees

11.11.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , |

The I Dig Trees campaign from TCV and OVO Energy is providing 600,000 free trees to community groups and organisations across England, Wales and Scotland. Packs are available of 50 trees, including oak, birch and rowan. Maximum 19 packs per application. Trees can be ordered for delivery up to the end of March, but are going fast!

4thNovember 2021

Creating the Glasgow Children’s Woodland – a short film

04.11.21|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Watch this short documentary film by The Lost Woods, telling the story of the creation of the Glasgow Children’s Woodland. This is a legacy project to the COP26 Climate Conference. It’s a heart-warming story about hope and how a local Glasgow group took on an ambitious idea of reaching out [...]

19thOctober 2021

Living Ash Project – report a tree

19.10.21|Categories: Research, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Have you seen a healthy ash tree surrounded by dying ash trees? The Living Ash Project aims to identify a large and diverse number of ash trees with good tolerance to ash dieback. This is to help breed future stocks of health and resistant trees.  This might be worth exploring [...]