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 […]

Methods

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. Our aim over the decade 2012-2021 is to involve every young […]

Local to Somerset

The Avalon Community Seed Trust

The Avalon Community Seed Trust On the essential and magnificent subject of seeds, and the guardianship of vital things, of life’s great gift, of vitality itself. Giving what we can to celebrate life through living […]

Methods

The Arborista

Trees play a vital role in the dynamic balance that represents harmony in nature. That harmony extends into our lives from our countryside & woodlands though our parks & gardens. Trees & their ecosystems contribute […]

Methods

Graduate Planet Recruitment Agency

Graduate Planet CIC is a recruitment agency with a clear environmental mission reinvesting its profits into local environmental projects to create awareness and achieve a sustainable future. We are passionate about using our skills to […]

Local to Somerset

The Forest Garden

At The Forest Garden, we help organic gardeners and land owners build a low-maintenance, sustainable area for growing natural food produce. Our nursery is home to a variety of top fruit trees, including Cornish apple trees, Asian […]

Local to Somerset

Feed Avalon

Feed Avalon is a social enterprise dedicated to developing food systems that are socially and economically empowering in order to build food resilience in Glastonbury, Street and the surrounding areas. We are a workers cooperative, […]

International

Tree to Be Movement

The Tree to Be movement is supported by a group of enthusiastic people who have a heart for nature and experience with forest protection and reforestation worldwide. Trees Restore Climate Science shows we can all […]

Methods

TREES & DISEASES A WAY FORWARD

  At a time when many trees are being tested by disease they are also being re-energised. Since 2012 there has been an increase in earth energies at every Winter Solstice and at one combined […]

Methods

Kindred Spirit

We are delighted to have Kindred Spirit as a media partner. Kindred Spirit has been the UK’s go-to guide to spiritual and compassionate living for 30 years. It combines ancient wisdom with practical advice from […]

Methods

Survival International

We are Survival, the global movement for tribal peoples’ rights. We’re the only organization that champions tribal peoples around the world. We help them defend their lives, protect their lands and determine their own futures. […]

Methods

National Trust

We’re a charity founded in 1895 by three people who saw the importance of our nation’s heritage and open spaces and wanted to preserve them for everyone to enjoy. More than 120 years later, these values […]

Methods

Diana Beresford-Kroeger

“Trees to plant in Somerset” ** Click here for details of the trees Diana recommended in her talk ** DIANA BERESFORD-KROEGER, a botanist, medical biochemist and self-defined “renegade scientist,” brings together ethnobotany, horticulture, spirituality and alternative medicine […]

Methods

Creating art in connection with trees

It might not seem like painting trees is a massive solution, but observing their beauty, spending that time to explore your own creative response to them, writing what you perceive are all major gift to […]

Methods

Plant the right tree in the right soil

The Forest Commission has created online software that allows you to assess your soil, bring in variables like rainfall, wind and underlying geography across the UK to ensure that you find species that are going […]

Methods

Identifying tree health issues

Checking out the fungi you see, enjoying how mushrooms are the flowering bodies of different large underground mycelial networks that are providing the trees with vital nutrients and water.  Getting to know the earth around […]

Methods

Education & Forest Schools

One of the most liberating things you can do to follow your passion for trees is to give yourself the credit that you could understand the science and start reading books like The Man who […]

Methods

Monitoring Squirrel and Deer popluations

It is a sad fact that in many areas, where well meaning people have planted deciduous trees, there has been much damage created by the squirrel and deer populations.  Probably not as much havoc as […]

Methods

Enjoy your own gardens and local trees

As groups like the local wildlife trusts, RSPB, Royal Horticultural Society and many pollinator groups can tell you, your contribution of supporting growing pollinator friendly flowers and flowering trees is incredibly important at this time. […]