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Shelterbelts can protect soil against erosion
By The Woodland Trust, 2017, Case study, Farming, Water
Strategically positioned shelter belts can protect topsoil against the dangers of erosion from wind and rain, improving the productivity of a farm.
Focusing on flow in Sussex
By The Woodland Trust, 2016, Case study, Water
Read our case study on flood risk management in Sussex
Natural flood management guidance: Woody dams, deflectors and diverters
By The Woodland Trust, 2016, Practical guidance, Water, Trees outside woods
Large and small pieces of wood in our rivers and streams are a vital component of a healthy functioning system.
Keeping rivers cool - creating riparian shade for climate change adaptation
By The Woodland Trust, 2016, Practical guidance, Climate change, Ecosystem services, Woodland creation, Water
A guidance manual on creating shade over rivers...
Trees and flood risk - the Woodland Trust's position
By The Woodland Trust, 2016, Position statement, Water, Climate change, Woodland creation
The Woodland Trust's position on trees and flood risk...
Trees provide fodder and boost production - improving the welfare of dairy herds
By The Woodland Trust, 2015, Case study, Farming, Woodland creation, Water
Read our case study to find out how trees could provide medicinal and nutritional benefits for dairy herds...
Keeping their cool - Wessex rivers improved by planting trees
By The Woodland Trust, 2015, Case study, Water, Ecosystem services, Woodland creation, Farming
How can trees improve rivers? here we explain how...
After the floods - restoring riverbanks in Cumbria
By The Woodland Trust, 2015, Case study, Water, Woodland creation, Farming, Ecosystem services
Flooding can have a devastating effect on riverbanks, find out how we are working in partnership to help landowners restore riverbanks through tree planting...
The role of trees in arable farming - integrating trees into farming systems
By The Woodland Trust, 2015, Practical guidance, Farming, Water, Woodland creation, Hedges and hedgerow trees
Read our booklet on the role of native trees and hedges in arable farming and the benefits they bring...
Pearls of wisdom - restoring the River Clun
By The Woodland Trust, 2015, Case study, Water, Woodland creation, Trees outside woods, Farming
Action on the River Clun has seen river quality improve, find out what's been going on...