Nature

How growing trees could connect communities in a climate forest jigsaw

Joanna Watson22 Aug 2019

Paul Preece shares his reflections on a 3-week sprint to re-imagine the green belt.

A wildly different vision: greening the Green Belt

Guy Shrubsole12 Jun 2019

Friends of the Earth is working on the challenge of how we can double tree cover. Campaigner Guy Shrubsole shares his ideas about why we should start with greening the Green Belt and asks “is this really the best we can do?”

Wilding on the inside

Fiona Macdonald26 Jul 2019

Artist Fiona Macdonald explains how living in nature expands her artistic imagination.

A green belt immersion: notes from the field(s)

Mary Stevens22 Jul 2019

Reflections on our design practice during a recent immersion in the green belt which many city-dwellers rarely stop to enjoy.

More trees for London's green belt?

Joanna Watson28 Aug 2019

As part of our campaign to double tree cover in the UK we visit Trent Park in Enfield to find out more about London's green belt.

Future Forest Fund: how to grow a better future

Joanna Watson15 Aug 2019

How an investment product for young people could unlock finance for woodland creation