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Woodland Creation and the Woodland Carbon Code

. Photo: Forestry Commission

Before Coronavirus overtook all of our lives the Government were making major noises about greatly increasing the area of new tree planting each year.  Indeed back at the last general election it seemed almost like an auction as to which political party could bid highest.  The Committee on Climate Change have advocated planting 30,000 hectares of new woodland a year as part of a national solution to become carbon neutral by 2050 and this is the basis of current government thinking. Continue reading