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School children get involved in forest conservation work

July 23, 2018

By John Hodgson, Hardknott Forest Project Officer Restoring Hardknott Forest is a partnership between the University of Leeds and the Forestry Commission. Since January, John has been in post as...READ ARTICLE

i-Tree Leeds: Putting a Value on the City’s Trees

June 11, 2018

As part of the Leeds4Trees project we are exploring the value of trees and green spaces across the city of Leeds, in collaboration with the United Bank of Carbon, the...READ ARTICLE

Terrific Scientific Trees – the results!

August 21, 2017

During the Terrific Scientific Trees Investigation, pupils counted, identified and measured the trees in and around their school grounds. Using these pieces of information, the pupils were able to estimate...READ ARTICLE

Terrific Scientific begins!

May 1, 2017

This May, primary school children around the UK will be leaving their classrooms behind to explore the trees in and around their school grounds, as part of the BBC’s Terrific...READ ARTICLE

Terrific Tropical Trees!

April 17, 2017

This May, primary school children around the UK will have the opportunity to take part in the BBC’s Terrific Scientific Trees Investigation. For every school that takes part, LEAF’s charitable...READ ARTICLE

Terrific Scientific!

November 17, 2016

LEAF are teaming up with the BBC, the United Bank of Carbon, and the Woodland Trust for Terrific Scientific, a new campaign to inspire primary children to get excited about...READ ARTICLE