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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.
03 Sep 2019
The Scottish Government has increased funding to support a higher tree planting target as part of its commitment to tackling the #climateemergency.
19 Aug 2019
Confor has urged the new ministerial team at Defra to work with the industry to drive up tree planting rates significantly to tackle the damaging effects of climate change.