More than 5,500 trees will be planted at Smithills following a summer of devastating wild fires and drought.
The ambition to create a Northern Forest spanning 120 miles will begin to take root today on the hills above Bolton.
Our ambitious new project will create a forest stretching from Liverpool to Hull, benefiting people and wildlife.
The Woodland Trust has been forced to add security to a Kent woodland to deal with anti social behaviour caused by ghost hunters and vandals. The move has set the Trust back nearly £50,000 – money that should be spent on conservation.
A new study from the Met Office has used Nature's Calendar data to look at the impact of warming springs on budburst in native trees.