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The economic benefits of woodland - placing a value on woodland

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The economic benefits of woodland report
Publication date 2017
Publication type Research report
Pages 28

What are the economic benefits of woodland? Here we set out the economic case.

Can you put a price on woodland? From flood mitigation to health and wellbeing, the benefits that woodland can provide are worth over £270 billion. However, their full value is not always recognised. As one of the least wooded countries in Europe, improving the future of the UK's native woodland is vital.