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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.
30 Sep 2019
The announcement of the first phase of a Northumberland Forest is an exciting development which could herald a new era of productive tree planting in England to help tackle the climate emergency, according to Confor CEO Stuart Goodall.
27 Sep 2019
The Scottish Government has hailed the new Scottish Climate Change Act as the ‘toughest climate change laws in the world’.
09 Sep 2019
Trees and woodlands must be at the forefront of Government thinking when tackling the climate emergency - and the time for action is now. That was the message from a range of experts at the Confor Woodland Show at Longleat.