The Woodland Trust

The Woodland Trust


Founded in 1972, the Woodland Trust is the UK's leading woodland conservation charity. We'll try and reply to questions between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.

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@curiouswriterLA  Hi Lisa, yew, holly, rowan and field maple are all good choices. We stock these in our native tree shop too

Discover a beautiful display of #AutumnColour  in a woodland near you

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'Mother-die' or 'Mummy die' is another name for #CowParsley . It was used to frighten children and deter them from accidentally picking deadly hemlock, which looks similar. #FolkloreThursday 

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Almost 190,000 people have pledged to plant a tree for the #BigClimateFightback ! Can we make it to 200,000 before tomorrow? Pledge to plant a tree and get involved: #EveryTreeCounts 

Scotland’s newly named #TreeOfTheYear  has been adopted as the symbolic leader of a campaign to halt the spread of #DutchElmDisease  in the Highlands. #WTPress 

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This is a rare opportunity to make lasting change. Help secure our woodlands’ future now and #StandUpForTrees  #GeneralElection 

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Preparation work for #HS2  is happening right now, destroying swathes of England’s #AncientWoodland . Ancient woodland is our most precious natural habitat. It cannot be moved. It cannot be replaced. This destruction cannot be allowed to go ahead. Act now:

It's #NationalRobinDay ! Find out more about the UK's most popular bird, including how to feed them and when they migrate:

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The #TreeCharter  launches today! If haven't done so already you can still add your name here #MondayMotivation 

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A single 400-year-old ancient #oak  produces 234,000 litres of oxygen a year, and may support more than 2,000 species of bird, insect, fungus, and lichen #WednesdayWisdom 

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#EveryTreeCounts in the battle against #ClimateChange . Pledge to plant a tree!

Preparation work for #HS2  is happening right now, destroying swathes of England’s #AncientWoodland . Ancient woodland is our most precious natural habitat. It cannot be moved. It cannot be replaced. This destruction cannot be allowed to go ahead. Act now:

#Hedgehogs and other hibernating creatures are at risk on #BonfireNight . Please check your #bonfire  thoroughly before lighting and ideally make it on the night. Keep #fireworks  away from #trees  and #hedgerows  to minimise the impact on birds too.

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#TreeDisease threatens our most iconic species. Working together, raising concerns sooner, gives the best chance of preserving landscapes. Help #Observatree  spot tree disease this summer, download a free toolkit today!

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