Climate change – the Woodland Trust's position
Climate change is real. There is comprehensive evidence demonstrating the threat to our natural environment and ecosystems.
But amidst the stark warnings, there is hope if we act NOW.
This position statement outlines our actions in:
- conservation land use and management
- reducing our own climate impact.
Tree guards: our research into plastic-free alternatives
We've announced a bold new pledge in the war on waste: no more single-use plastic tree guards on our land from the end of 2021. The commitment puts us at the forefront of the movement to eradicate plastic from planting schemes UK-wide, and we are funding research to find viable alternatives.Find out more about our research