The asset value (overall value minus costs incurred) of UK woodlands was estimated as £129.7 billion in 2017, with timber representing £8.9 billion (6.9%) 💰
Woodlands can also regulate temperatures in urban environments 🏙️🌡️ Urban woodlands cooled 11 city regions sufficiently on hot days to save £229 million in labour productivity and avoided air conditioning costs during 2018
Woodlands can regulate natural processes like air quality and urban temperatures🌳🌲 🏭 18.1 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent were removed by woodlands in the UK in 2017 (4% of total UK greenhouse gas emissions), equating £1.2 billion
Record haul of chewing tobacco worth about S$200,000 seized at Woodlands
HSA seizes record $200,000 worth of illegal chewing tobacco in Woodlands warehouse
January: Govt launches Bill promising to *protect* environment for future generations Today it greenlights HS2 which will imperil: 108 ancient woodlands 5 wildlife refuges 39 nature reserves 33 *protected* sites So what happened to joined-up thinking?
A young koala explored the woodlands in Australia's Gold Coast clinging onto its mother's back, a common trait of young koalas during their first year.
A Labour government will mean ? 20,000 new green jobs in forestry management and timber trades ?10 new national parks in first term of government ?restoration of woodlands, grasslands and meadows ? 2 billion new trees in England by 2040 Here's how ⬇️
Electricity supply to parts of Singapore was disrupted at 1.29 am, according to a Facebook post by SP Group. People in areas such as Bedok, Yishun, Woodlands and Sembawang have reported blackouts on social media.