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13 Jun 2019
More than 10,000 hectares of new woodland have been planted in Scotland for the first time in almost 20 years, it was announced today.
12 Jun 2019
Forestry students and young professionals have been urged to shape the future of the profession - and the planet - by entering Confor’s essay and video prize 2019.
10 Jun 2019
...launched to support woodland creation over 3 hectares
15 May 2019
Confor has led a forestry and wood processing delegation to meet the Welsh Government - after the industry delivered a vote of no-confidence in the timber operations of Natural Resources Wales (NRW).
03 May 2019
Confor has promised to keep tree planting at the heart of the climate change debate - and press politicians for decisive action - after more compelling evidence that forestry has a major part to play in charting the UK's path to net-zero emissions.
23 Apr 2019
The UK Government has been urged to ‘Think Global, Plant Local’ to start tackling the damaging effects of climate change.
18 Apr 2019
Do you care about the health of our trees, woods and #forests? Take this short survey ...
05 Apr 2019
Tree-planting targets are driven by the need to tackle carbon emissions
Tree planting targets are driven by the need to tackle carbon emissions. "Think Global, Plant Local".