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Pollinator Project

Search for “Pollinator project” on your computer and take a look. The pollinator project has been successful this year on engaging the community in planting pollinator patches. You can now find really useful information about important trees for pollinators, many of which will be planted as part of our current Jersey Hedgerow Campaign which gets […]

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Jersey trees for life with grouville school tree class

Grouville School

Grouville School Y4 have been very busy learning about trees and thinking about what they mean to them. We had fun sowing some tree seeds and are excited to be taking part in a fostering project after half term. They will be looking after a number of small tree saplings, great for them to have […]

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Jersey trees education programme with Homeschool group

Home School Group Visit to Frances Le Sueur Centre

An enthusiastic group of children visited our headquarters recently from a Home-school group to find out about what trees do for and how important they are for them and the environment. They enjoyed telling me what they knew and enjoyed learning new things, including how to plant tree seeds. They left clutching their newly planted […]

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Jersey Ivy Campaign

New – IVY Campaign poster

Heres’s our new Ivy Campaign poster – feel free to download and print it for your noticeboard or project 🙂 DOWNLOAD FULL SIZE PRINT VERSION PDF Or click on image to download screen version to share. DOWNLOAD A4 PRINTABLE VERSION

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Roy Overland Charitable Trust Woodland & Ecology Grant Fund 2019

Applications for the Roy Overland Charitable Trust Woodland & Ecology Fund are now invited. The Trust offers grants to charities and non-profit groups and organisations for community based ecology and environmental projects. The project need not be only tree based, any project that will help the environment and ecology can be considered. The grants awards […]

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James Averty 2019 charity run St. Malo to Montpelier

800km Run to raise money for Arboretum

A Marathon a day from St. Malo to Montpelier! Ultra marathon-running tree surgeon plans 800km challenge to raise funds for two charities A British tree surgeon living in France is planning to run more than a marathon a day during an 800km charity-run challenge. James Averty, 52, who lives in Brittany, hopes to average 45kms […]

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Adelina Wood 2019 Supporting pollinators

In support of the Jersey Pollinator Project initiative we are not strimming so much at Adelina Wood this year. We’ve only cleared pathways and paths to trees to help provide a richer meadow habitat. Beautiful down there on a day starting with humid turbulent weather like today. And later that same day…  

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Newsletter 59 Spring 2019

    Hello everyone, Here at last is the digital version of the (late) Spring newsletter. We’re looking forward to seeing you at the AGM or the evening BBQ dinner, or both! Hope you enjoy reading this edition and welcome any feedback or suggestions for the Autumn newsletter. Click here or click on the image […]

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Amphitheatre at Val de la Mare Arboretum

We’ve been keeping it quiet but due to a loose comment on Facebook today I thought I’d publish some information about our Amphitheatre Project at Val de la Mare. The amphitheatre idea came from seeing the geography at the foot of the valley leading to the new Chinese section lending itself perfectly as a natural […]

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Alan Gardner, the “Autistic Gardner” helps draw the Raffle with Beverly Dallas-Chapman from Trees for Life Jersey

Seedy Sunday 2019

Seedy Sunday returned this year after a year off and was again a tremendous success. Held this year at Le Rocquier lots of environmentally relevant organisations exhibited, or gave talks accompanied by throngs of visitors keen to buy, donate, or  or exchange seeds throughout the day. We were extremely grateful to Fiona Murphy, the organiser, […]

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