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Arboricultural Association

The Arboricultural Association is a charity involved in: Promoting trees and the professionals who enable their sustainable management. Resources from help and advice to training and accreditation schemes for contractors and consultants. Events including tree climbing competitions […]

Education

8 Shields

The 8 Shields is a global movement worldwide that utilizes a finely tuned, tried and true mentoring model that has proven to create healthy and vibrant natural leaders, and nature-based intergenerational mentoring communities around the […]

Education

Mount Kenya Trust

Twinning Forests with Mount Kenya Mount Kenya is the source for freshwater for more than seven million people, it houses many ecosystems such as forests, grasslands, drylands, rivers and wetlands, and is home to unique […]

International

Great Bear Rainforest Agreement

“The Great Bear Rainforest is a global treasure. All British Columbians have a stake in protecting it.” – Premier Christy Clark.  In February 2016, the Government of B.C., First Nations, environmental groups, and forest industry representatives […]

Education

International Tree Foundation – Fruitful Communities

Fruit-full Communities aims to address some of society’s toughest challenges. Working with young people living in YMCA Housing Schemes, Supported Lodgings and/or attending YMCA Youth Groups, Fruit-full Communities aims to tackle a lack of social cohesion, […]

Education

Observatree – Monitoring Tree Health

What are we going to do? Our aim is to protect the UK’s trees, woods and forests from new pests and diseases – either arriving or spreading across the country. The earlier these are spotted, […]

Education

Ecosystem Restoration Camp

OUR VISION: We envision a fully-functional, peaceful, abundant, biologically diverse Earth brought about through cooperative efforts for the ecological restoration of degraded lands. OUR MISSION: To work together to restore ecological functionality, to build Research, […]

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Women in Arboriculture Group

Emma Hall joins us to represent the Women in Arboriculture group who aim to improve the industry by the inclusion and empowerment of women in arboriculture. This will be fulfilled through activities and projects that […]

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Isabella Tree

Wilding, redefining forests and reforestation without planting trees We can’t express what  big deal we think Isabella Tree’s book is and the revolution it spells out between it’s covers.  If any of you haven’t heard […]

International

The Wilderness Society, Australia

The Wilderness Society is an Australian, community-based, not-for-profit non-governmental environmental advocacy organisation. Its vision is to “transform Australia into a society that protects, respects and connects with the natural world that sustains us.” It all […]

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Andy Egan & Teresa Gitonga

International Tree Foundation: UK Citizen-led Planting, Re-imaging the Somerset Levels & their work in Africa 14:45 a brief introduction International Tree Foundation works with communities in Africa and the UK to carry out sustainable community […]

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Julian Hight

Reviving the Selwood Forest & citizen-led Wildlife Corridors 14:55 Julian has been working with a group who are looking to revive Selwood Forest that includes land owners, interested parties and the likes of the fabulous […]

International

Ayana Young

Millennials collect seeds for the whole forest 14:55 Ayana will be joining us via video interview from California. She will be talking about the 1 Million Redwood Project which is a project inspired by Ayana’s […]

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Neighbourhood Plan – Glastonbury

Glastonbury Town Council has the opportunity to engage with the residents, retailers and business owners on how our town will continue to develop and grow. Put simply, it is a community-led framework for guiding the future […]

International

Plant for the Planet

The children’s initiative Plant-for-the-Planet is initiated by 9-year-old Felix Finkbeiner It all started with a school presentation and today Plant-for-the-Planet is a global movement with an ambitious goal: to fight the climate crisis by planting […]

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2018 Speakers

Key Note Speakers: Dr Martin Bidartondo Global science update, fungi, pollution and forest health Reader in Molecular Ecology at London Imperial College and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Isabella Tree Wilding, redefining forests and reforestation without […]

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2018 Conference

We are delighted to see everyone for this year’s Tree Conference at the Merlin Theatre in Frome.  Frome has this amazing buzz at the moment, with the work of the Independent Town Council, the Steiner […]

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Andover Trees United

Andover Trees United is a charitable community partnership of 25 local schools, youth groups, volunteers and businesses working in partnership with specialist environmental organisations. Their aim over the decade 2012-2021 is to involve every young person in […]

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The Avalon Community Seed Trust

An active and informed group has come together around to take care of preservation and growing out seeds in the area around Glastonbury.  This is part of a global move towards taking back ownership of seed […]