The Woodland Trust

Publication date:

February 2018

Publication type:

Policy paper



Northern Forest document cover, 2018

This paper outlines the exciting programme for planting the new Northern Forest. Why and how will this bold vision be delivered?

The Woodland Trust and regional community forests want to plant some 50 million trees in Northern England. The plan will transform the landscape of the North, making it more resilient, beautiful and prosperous. For wildlife, and for generations of people.

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The Northern Forest

The North of England has significantly less woodland cover than the rest of the country, but not for much longer. With our partners we are planting 50 million trees and transforming the landscape of northern England.

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