I took part in the inaugural Ride for Research today; cycling 25 miles around London’s streets, visiting three schools along the way to plant trees with children and to raise money for tree research. We visited three London schools en route: two primary schools at Harrow and Islington, and a
Forestry concerns mankind and our relationship with trees and forests. Today, is World Forestry Day but it its marketing by the UN is disappointing.
A forester’s view of the emerging Spring
We must ensure that our trees, woodlands and forests are resiliant to increasing threats from pests and diseases, and will thrive with climate change. A fantastic online resource has been created listing 60 species that will help us meet these challenges.
Chronic oak decline, acute oak decline, sudden oak death … there is widespread public concern about the health of the nation’s flagship tree species. What’s the difference between these diseases and what causes them?
A discovery of a fantastical oak tree with multiple grafted limbs deep within a Berkshire woodland.