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Useful Information

Help and guidance for your project

The team have created a range of useful resources to help get projects off the ground:

How to plant a tree

There are a number of important things to consider when you are planting a tree: 

1. Utilities Checks

If you are planting trees it is essential to carry out the necessary utilities checks. We have outlined some guidance to assist you with this. 

Utilities Checks Guidelines

2. Choosing the Right Tree for the Right Place

3. Planting guidance

4. Tree Maintenance and Management

Newly planted trees need to be looked after for at least two to three years after planting so that they establish well. This includes watering and weeding around the tree in the spring and summer, and also checking tree guards and ties. 

Guidance for Farmers and Landholders

Tree and Woodland Organisations and Projects

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