UK must increase productive forest area, APPG told

26 January 2022

A significant expansion of productive forests is vital to tackling climate change and reducing pressure on fragile global forests, a respected academic told the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Forestry and Tree Planting.

Dr Andrew Cameron of the University of Aberdeen was prompted to write a paper in 2021 because of his "concerns over negativity towards productive forestry" - despite the multiple benefits it can deliver.