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BLOG: Get stuck in to volunteering this World Environment Day

20 May 2019

World Environment Day (5 June) falls within the same month as Volunteers Week (1 -7 June). This is a wonderful opportunity to combine the two and give a little of your time to helping to make a difference to the environment.

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BLOG: Helping you ‘How to…’

17 September 2018

Sarah, Marketing & Communications Manager at City of Trees, explains why the team have created a series of six ‘How to…’ guides to inspire the community to not only get planting new trees but help preserve our existing ones!

BLOG: Ready for the autumn spectacle?

13 September 2018

Every year autumn comes around as a treat to our senses before the dark winter looming ahead of us, and a marked difference to the blooming verdant greenery of summer, now behind us.

How much pollution do trees remove near you? See for yourself…

20 August 2018

Overall, an estimated 1.4 billion kg of air pollutants were removed by woodlands, plants, grasslands and other UK vegetation in 2015.

BLOG: ‘All Our Trees’ springs into tree-surveying action...

8 August 2018

Here City of Trees Field Surveyor Jane (pictured left) shares her experiences about putting a price on Greater Manchester’s trees and woods…

‘Marvellous’ Moss planted on moorland to help combat flooding

2 August 2018

Schoolchildren and community come together to help plant ‘super sponge’ moss on moorland in Oldham to help tackle flooding.

Families encouraged to ‘Go Wild in the Woods’ this summer

2 August 2018

City of Trees is hoping to inspire children to get out and about in Greater Manchester’s great outdoors with free activity ideas and ‘Where to go’ guide.

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