Monitoring forests and their impact

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i-Tree Leeds

Valuing the City's Trees

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Exploring the role of urban green spaces

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About LEAF

The Leeds Ecosystem, Atmosphere and Forest (LEAF) centre at the University of Leeds brings together forest-related research and activities from across campus. LEAF links the University with external organisations, such as local authorities, charities, government departments and the media, ensuring that our research has a tangible and beneficial impact on the world’s forests and their communities.

By linking researchers across faculties, LEAF aims to strengthen existing collaborations and encourage new inter-departmental partnerships, establishing the University of Leeds as a leading national centre in forest research. LEAF hosts regular events and maintains an active online presence, providing researchers with opportunities to disseminate the findings of their work.

News & Events

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In July 2019, UBoC and LEAF published the University of Leeds i-Tree report, as part of the ongoing Leeds4Trees project...

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A new flagship restoration project showcasing an alternative future for the UK’s uplands has been launched.   Wild Ingleborough aims to restore an iconic...

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In South America, land-atmosphere interactions have a strong influence on climate, particularly the hydrological cycle. Moisture exchanges between the land...

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A team from the University of Leeds and NatureScot have made the first estimate of potential carbon sequestration by large-scale...

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As part of the ‘Ask the Researchers: Achieving Net-Zero’ series, Dr Cat Scott will be talking to us about the...

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The Bauman Institute at the University of Leeds are hosting an event, ‘Guardians of the Forest: Where do Trees Stand...

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