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07 Jan 2021
A new Climate Change Champion prize has been added to Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards as the 'Tree Oscars' return in 2021.
17 Dec 2020
Confor has produced a briefing for members following the recommendations of the UK’s Sixth Carbon Budget.
Webinar recording now available
19 Nov 2020
Confor has welcomed the Prime Minister’s renewed tree planting commitment - but stressed that new figures show how difficult delivering this will be.
08 Oct 2020
The key role of tree planting and wood use in meeting Scotland's climate change ambitions has been highlighted by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) in an update report to the Scottish Parliament.