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Be Curious

, 10:00-16:00

Be Curious Live is the University's annual research open day especially for families. LEAF will be there with activities around tree growth and planting!

Leeds Museum Science Fair

, 11:00-16:00

LEAF will be attending the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society Science Fair at Leeds City Museum on Saturday 11th of March. The LEAF stall will include guides to urban trees and our campus tree trail, as well as a crafting activity in which attendees can paint light sensitive pictures of trees.

Informing a carbon-based tree planting strategy for the White Rose Forest

, 1:00 - 2:30 pm

The White Rose Forest (WRF) Community Forest has set out an Action Plan for tree planting and woodland creation across West and North Yorkshire between 2021 – 2025. The UBoC team at the University of Leeds was commissioned by the White Rose Forest to assess how much carbon could potentially be removed from the atmosphere...

LEAF Knowledge Exchange

, 1 - 2 pm

The aim of LEAF Knowledge Exchange is to connect those researching trees and forests, across departments, and to learn from each other with an informal discussion session. These are fortnightly sessions, taking place online via MS Teams on Wednesdays from 1-2pm. We will invite attendees to take it in turns to present their research, have...

Meet the Researchers: Achieving Net-Zero

, 18.00-19.00

As part of the 'Ask the Researchers: Achieving Net-Zero' series, Dr Cat Scott will be talking to us about the contribution of trees and forests in local and national plans can make to achieving net-zero. Tree planting and landscape restoration has become a common response in society to contributing to the mitigation of climate change,...

Guardians of the Forest: Where do Trees Stand Now?

, 4-5.30pm

The Bauman Institute at the University of Leeds are hosting an event, 'Guardians of the Forest: Where do Trees Stand Now?', to explore the legal, political and justice issues around trees. The session will discuss forest governance, eco-political debates, forest culture and tree knowledge. The event marks the launch of the Guardians of the Forests global...