Archive | News RSS feed for this section

Birds On The Edge Project Update August 2014

Our hardy team has been back to Mourier Valley with their strimmers intent on taming the abundance of bracken that could threaten the successful future growth of the approx. 1000 tree whips and hedglings planted earlier this year. The steep-sided valley has been quite challenging throughout the planting project and strimming has been just as […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

JTFL collaborates with Birds on the Edge to plant in Le Mourier Valley

We’re delighted to announce that we have been involved in planting which will have a beneficial effect on the Island’s bird population in years to come. Conrad Evan’s our Arboricultural Officer had explained: “To provide as much as possible in the way of nectar, fruit and habitat to the north coast birds & mammals 1,200 […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Summer 2014 latest education news

In the last few weeks Jersey Trees for Life’s Education Officer has carried out workshops for several Island schools: Trinity, Bel Royal and St Lawrence. The sessions were at various locations including Bel Royal School, Jersey Trees for Life’s community woodland Adelina Wood and the charity’s major project, the Forgotten Forest at Val de la […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

The Forest Man – An inspiration

Take 16 minutes out and enjoy this uplifting story about one man’s efforts – The Forest Man        

Read full story Comments { 0 }

2013 JTfL AGM minutes

2013 AGM minutes:download PDF (file size amall: 184k)

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Spring 2014 Newsletter and Members’ Events

The latest newsletter (May 2014) has been published and circulated to all members. Read the contents which include details of up coming events exclusively organised for our members. Spring2014 – no. 49.pub final

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Adelina Wood 10th Anniversary Celebrations

This weekend sees Jersey Trees for Life celebrate Adelina Wood’s 10th Anniversary. Many members and supporters have already indicated their intention to join the celebrations. The charity is delighted to thank one of its member’s, Frank Falle, who will be on hand to talk about Oak Apple Day. Oak Apple Day was an English public […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Endangered Conifers of the World – a talk organised by Jersey Trees for Life

ENDANGERED CONIFERS OF THE WORLD by DAN LUSCOMBE AND MARTIN GARDNER Dan and Martin are renowned experts on conifers. We’re thrilled that they have offered to share their knowledge with us in Jersey. Whilst here, they’ll be visiting the Val de la Mare Arboretum and we very much look forward to hearing their advice and […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Mourier Valley Project Begins!

The Birds On The Edge project at Mourier valley is underway with the aim of planting over one thousand native tree and shrub species. Species include Oak, Hazel, Elder as well as Hawthorn and Blackthorn. Unfortunately, due to a temporary ban on importing sweet chestnut we were unable to plant any at the time, however […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

New Project – Mourier Valley

Jersey Trees for Life will be planting a  new woodland in Le Mourier Valley this winter. In conjunction with the “Birds on the Edge” project to help restore Jersey’s coastal habitats, a mix of native trees and shrubs will form an extension to existing woodland in the valley on the cotils north-east and west of […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }