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Forest Research has today (Thursday 28th January 2021) launched the first in a series of factsheets exploring the effects of climate change on our trees and woodlands. Aimed at practitioners, the...

Researchers at the James Hutton Institute, Forest Research and the University of Aberdeen have developed a new way to quantify the potential carbon storage for eleven different forestry management alternatives in Scottish locations using a novel spatial analysis method.

Forest Research collaborate with Defra and Vodafone to pilot new generation of tree growth monitors

This week, scientists from Forest Research have been demonstrating their research on woodlands and climate change at Forestry England’s Alice Holt Forest. The activities are part of British Science Week and have been carried out with local college students.

As part of the Forestry Commission’s centenary celebrations, Forest Research is has planted 25 trees in the grounds of its research station at Alice Holt Lodge, in the south-east of England.

Wind and forests – the evolution of research since the 1950s

What do we know about how trees can cool our towns and cities?

A new £800,000 interdisciplinary study designed to predict and monitor the response of European forests to drought and temperature change.

Tree bark biochar: a green bullet for Scotland’s carbon store

Office workers feeling the heat could benefit from the planting of nearby trees, a new study by the University of Reading and Forest Research has found.

Forestry sector launches plan to work together to adapt to climate change

Experts at the conference included scientists from Forest Research who explained how we can increase the ability of our woodlands to cope with our changing climate.