The Woodland Trust
The UK's leading woodland conservation charity
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The Woodland Trust has 148 items in their collection
The role of trees in sheep farming - integrating trees to boost production and improve animal health
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Practical guidance, 16 July 2018, Farming, Water, Woodland creation, Biodiversity, conservation and wildlife
This guide helps explain the benefits trees can provide to sheep farming...
Current state of AWR
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Research report, 9 July 2018, Ancient woodland restoration, Ancient woodland
This report seeks to draw together recent evidence and information on the progress and challenges associated with restoring damaged ancient woodlands across the UK in order to inform the Trust’s future direction and strategy.
Agroforestry in England
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Policy paper, 11 June 2018, Farming
Agroforestry has the potential to deliver on a wide range of policy objectives in England, yet barriers are preventing widespread adoption. Supporting agroforestry would be a win-win for productivity, environmental protection and agricultural resilience. We strongly believe the Government should adopt the recommendations in our report to make agroforestry a priority for the future of farming.
Gofalu am goed Hynafol Cymru
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Practical guidance, 8 June 2018, Ancient trees, Ancient woodland, Woodland management
Mae gwerth hanesyddol a diwylliannol gwrychoedd/perthi, a’u gwerth i fyd natur yn anferth. Maent hefyd yn cynnwys llawer o’n coed hynafol ni.
Benefits to people of TOWs
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Research report, 8 June 2018, Trees outside woods
Trees outside woods (TOWs) provide a wide range of benefits to society. However, these are often not recognised or valued, which can lead to poor management decisions.
Caring for Wales' historic trees
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Practical guidance, 1 June 2018, Ancient trees, Ancient woodland, Woodland management
The wildlife, historical and cultural significance and value of our hedgerows, in which many of our ancient trees are found, is immense.
Consultation on Agriculture Command Paper Response
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Consultation response, 22 May 2018, Farming, Development and planning, Biodiversity, conservation and wildlife, Hedges and hedgerow trees, Ancient trees
The Woodland Trust strongly welcomes the change of direction for land use and management in England highlighted by the Agriculture Command Paper, with the clear indication that future payments will need to be much more focused on the payment of public money for the delivery and care of public goods.
National planning policy framework response
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Consultation response, 16 May 2018, Ancient woodland, Ancient trees, Development and planning
The Woodland Trust's response to the Government's consultation on the National Planning Policy Framework.
Planting your own wood
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Practical guidance, 9 May 2018, Woodland creation, Farming
This guide is intended to help landowners through the process of creating woodland and hedgerows. It includes advice on everything from planning, preparation and design, to receiving and planting your trees. You can also find information on maintenance during the first five years plus advice on caring for your trees in the future.
What every councillor needs to know about trees and woods
Publication By The Woodland Trust, Practical guidance, 1 May 2018, Communities
Find out why trees matter, the importance of planting and educating local schoolchildren and how you can protect and care for the trees in your community.