The economic benefits of woodland - placing a value on woodland

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2017 Research report 28
The economic benefits of woodland report

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.