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‘Crafty’ cows created by local schools to go on tour across Trafford this summer

9 July 2018

The colourful cows aimed to highlight the amazing wildlife around Sale Water Park, as well as show the links to the area’s history as former agricultural land.

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Don't forget to water your trees...

4 July 2018

Whether it's a street tree outside your house or place of work, or trees recently planted as part of a woodland or schools project - we're calling on you to give trees some much needed hydration during this dry period.

Call for schools to help new trees take root across the region

12 June 2018

Environmental charity City of Trees is calling both primary and secondary schools to get in touch if they want pupils to help plant trees across Greater Manchester.

Manchester Festival of Nature #mfon

31 May 2018

Charities working hard to provide homes for wildlife and connect people to nature have joined up with Manchester City Council to plan the Manchester Festival of Nature next year. And this summer, #MFoN will be at the front of a social media campaign to inform people of how they can get involved in nature in and around the city centre.

BLOG: Volunteers Week: No student slacktivism for these ‘Tree Musketeers’

31 May 2018

To celebrate Volunteers Week (1 - 7 June) we ask City of Trees' volunteer Poppy Grange to share her volunteer experiences.

School marks Manchester Arena Attack with planting of 22 trees

23 May 2018

Children from The Willows Primary School in Wythenshawe planted 22 large ‘memorial’ trees as well as created a bee-friendly meadow to mark the anniversary of the Manchester bombing.

Putting a price on Greater Manchester’s trees and woods

15 May 2018

Ambitious i-Tree Eco research project to be undertaken supporting the development of the Northern Forest.

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