In this webinar, speakers from The Tree Council explained why tree management matters, representatives from Defra and the Forestry Commission discussed new opportunities including the England Woodland Creation Offer and the Local Authority Treescapes Fund, and there was a presentation on the Queen’s Green Canopy initiative. You can find the presentations below.
Jon Burgess, Local Partnership Advisor, Forestry Commission: Tree safety in practice
David West, Project Lead for Planting on Public Land, Forestry Commission: Policy update, grants and support for local authorities to create quality new woodlands
Louise Hill, Local Authorities Treescapes Fund lead, Defra: Overview of Local Authority Treescapes Fund
Jon Stokes, Director of Trees, Science and Research, The Tree Council: Why tree management matters
Alice Lord, Project Manager: The Queens Green Canopy