Managing Woodland for our threatened Wildlife

We're Giving Back to nature

Many woodlands, including ancient woodlands are being clear-felled in the name of progression. A few token trees can never replicate the intricate, symbiotic ecosystems that have taken hundreds of years to evolve, the HS2 project is a fine example of the sheer level of destruction that is taking place on our watch.

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"Our native wildlife is under more pressure than ever before due to overdevelopment, habitat loss, climate change and the sanitisation of our green spaces."

"Our native wildlife is under more pressure than ever before due to overdevelopment, habitat loss, climate change and the sanitisation of our green spaces."

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Lowest Coverage

The UK has one of the lowest percentages of woodland cover in Europe, standing at around 12%.

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Woodlands also absorb huge amounts of carbon dioxide from our atmosphere, reducing our Carbon Footprint 

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Local Economy

Woodlands play a huge roll in our economy providing sustainable timber, employment and leisure activities.

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Woodlands not only absorb huge amounts of carbon dioxide from our atmosphere they are home to hundreds of species of Birds, Mammals, Invertebrates, Fungi & Lichens.

Woodlands not only absorb huge amounts of carbon dioxide from our atmosphere they are home to hundreds of species of Birds, Mammals, Invertebrates, Fungi & Lichens.

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Woodland Wildlife12 hours ago

Well that's the planting all done for this winter, Alder Buckthorn, Broad leaved Privet and Wild Privet x25 planted yesterday which was a recommendation from a consultant ecologist on behalf of Butterfly Conservation. Most of this years coppicing is done which just leaves some habitat...

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Woodland Wildlife2 days ago

Latest blog info on the Goldcrest ☺️.

https://www.woodlandwildlife.co.uk/438/the-goldcrest/

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Woodland Wildlife5 days ago

Beautiful Fox on my cam 😍

https://youtu.be/FStiTGT2U-o

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devonwildlifetrust.org

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devonbatproject.org

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woodlandtrust.org

This website and blog is about Steve and Tamara's ongoing project in South Devon hoping that over time the benefits of their management will be clearly evident in providing continued habitat for some of our most vulnerable species.