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Modern forestry and wood is the sustainable sector of the 21st century: producing a green material while improving the way we use our land. See how today's forests benefit the economy, the environment and our communities.
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11 Mar 2020
Confor was contacted by a number of members and other forestry stakeholders, following an article which appeared in The Guardian on Tuesday, based on a new report by the RSPB.
31 Jan 2020
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23 Jan 2020
Forestry and timber have a central part to play in tackling climate change and improving our future environment, the latest report by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) said today.
03 Dec 2019
The SNP has promised to plant 36 million trees every year in Scotland by 2030 to tackle the climate emergency.
06 Nov 2019
The reassurance from the UK Government that landowners should plant trees now - and be sure of future public support - has been welcomed by Confor.