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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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Working with small holdings and local orchards

Humans mostly to have the potential to be great gardeners, sometimes just by leaving things alone! Creative planting of fruit and nut trees, in the form of local orchards can become a vital communities source of […]

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Focusing on the Tropics for Carbon Sequestration

There is a significant movement to focus on the area’s between the tropics of Capricorn and Cancer as the equatorial belt where trees planted sequester significantly more carbon. Projects in these areas almost universally are […]

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Supporting UK wide Organisations

There are a number of environmental groups working towards large scale planting in the UK already.  This might be for forest cover itself like The Woodland Trust, the Royal Forestry Society, The Forestry Commission not […]

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Wildlife Corridors

Identifying areas where private gardens, wildlife reserves and farming land can all link up is something we each can do by checking out the Wildlife Trust’s Local Living Wildlife maps. Working with your local town […]

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Creating a Tree Guardians Map

If you decide to receive trees via The Woodland Trusts tree provision schemes or because you are supporting local tree planting one of the main things you then need to do is ensure that the […]

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Working with the Neighbourhood Plan

Glastonbury Town’s  Neighbourhood Plan Working with the local town council’s Neighbourhood Plan is a fantastic example of a way of working with your local community, consulting multiple stakeholders on strategy and wording policy for future projects […]