If every household with a garden in the UK planted 2 trees what would be the impact? This would give us approximately 45 million trees which would be about 3% of the total number of trees the Woodland Trust has estimated we need to plant by 2050 in order to reach net zero emissions.

(Source BBC, 2019, BBC, accessed 21/06/21, <https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-49164316>)

What are the best trees to grow to reduce carbon emissions in the UK?

 

https://treecouncil.org.uk/science-and-research/shared-outcomes-fund/
https://treecouncil.org.uk/science-and-research/tree-strategies/