Tree management and woodland creation webinar

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.


Agenda and speaker biographies

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