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New Species Profile: Goat Willow

web thumb This widespread but relatively uncommon deciduous tree supports a large range of species in the Caledonian Forest. Read more...

Trees for Life wins ‘Living Wage’ accreditation

IMG_8621 TFL staff group photo March 2017 with living wage logo Trees for Life has won accreditation as a Living Wage Employer under the Scottish Living Wage Accreditation Initiative. The organisation has committed to ensuring that staff and contractors will receive at least £8.45 per hour regardless of age, which is significantly more than the current government minimum wage premium for over 25s of £7.20 per hour. … read more

Conservation breakthrough for Scotland’s rare aspen tree

IMG_9082 Emma Beckinsale pollinating female catkins of aspen in polytunnel Conservation breakthrough for Scotland’s rare aspen tree … read more

Trees for Life secures support from the National Lottery

Glen Affric Landscape size reduced, toned down Trees for Life secures support from the National Lottery … read more

Cormonachan Wood

CW View of Loch Goil We love to hear how volunteers have been inspired after a conservation week with us  … read more

A major fundraising success for our Dundreggan Conservation Estate!

medium_IMG_0771 For some time now we’ve been busy fundraising to upgrade the facilities at our tree nursery at Dundreggan. This is where we grow over 60,000 wild native trees annually … read more

Rare species discovered at ‘lost world’ estate near Loch Ness

Screen Shot 2017-02-23 at 12.10.55 Surveys at Trees for Life’s Dundreggan Conservation Estate near Loch Ness have revealed a range of rare species, including a midge never recorded in the United Kingdom before – underlining the site’s growing reputation as a ‘lost world’ for biodiversity … read more

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