Seeing the Wood for the Trees – 11/12/2020

Date

11 December 2020

Time

10:30-12:00

Location

Online via Zoom

Organisers

Local Government Association

The Event

Local authorities are starting to produce tree strategies and some have commenced mass planting programmes. In this webinar they will examine the case for planting trees in terms of finance and carbon, the challenges this presents for local authorities and the benefits of urban tree planting.

Speakers include:
Cllr Mike Haines, National Leader of the Independent Group, Teignbridge District Council
Laura Jones, Forest for Cornwall Lead, Cornwall Council
Chris Waterfield, Forestry Commission
Richard Evans, Project Director, Local Partnerships
Jo Wall, Strategic Director for Climate Emergency, Local Partnerships
Ric Bravery, Strategic Health Lead, Wolverhampton City Council
Nick Sandford, Regional External Affairs Officer, The Woodland Trust

Booking

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