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27 Jul 2018
STV news item focusing on the current peak in timber prices and highlighting the resulting opportunity for landowners to bring their timber to market and for farmers to think of planting trees on their land. Transmitted on 27 July 2018
28 Jun 2018
The Committee on Climate Change suggests to Government that tree planting needs to increase as a low cost option to reduce emissions.
18 Jun 2018
This infographic is based on a study commissioned by Confor of the whole lifecycle carbon benefit of a timber-producing forest.
05 Apr 2018
Infographic showing theoretically available softwood, according to FC stats, vs actually harvested volumes. Why aren't we harvesting all the available timber?
02 Apr 2018
This animation shows details of the data processing chain to assess tree volume and biomass using Lidar. Produced byForest Research, Tampere University of Technology and Université Grenoble Alpes.
14 Dec 2017
Infographic style overview of forestry in Wales
01 Dec 2017
Infographic showing new arrangements in the public forestry sector, in particular for crossborder activities, after the devolution of the FC has been completed in spring 2019.
Infographic showing how Confor's lobbying work has contributed to positive outcomes in new planting in England, Scotland and Wales.
28 Nov 2017
The plight of our most iconic native tree, the oak, is the subject of a new film released by Woodland Heritage. The film highlights some of the crucial research that is ongoing to counter Acute Oak Decline.
06 Oct 2017
An infographic showing how CAP is not fit-for-purpose and how a Common Countryside policy can be the way forward post-Brexit.