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7 January 2021 — News story
This update provides details on the Forestry Commission’s working practices during the coronavirus outbreak.
21 August 2020 — Press release
Land managers offered guaranteed income for tree planting after third auction of Woodland Carbon Guarantee is announced.
17 July 2020 — Blog post
Find out more about the UK Forestry Standard and why it plays such an important role in tree planting and sustainable forestry in England.
18 May 2020 — Blog post
Felling trees without a licence, where one would have been required, is an offence. Find out why tree felling should happen and what you can do to help us if you think it is happening illegally.
13 November 2020 — Guidance
Find information and support on woodland creation in England, including funding to create woodland, legal requirements and best practice for sustainability.
15 April 2020 — Guidance
Use this guide to apply for a licence to fell growing trees using our Felling Licence Online service
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