Earth Day – Did you water your saplings if they are dry, tree planters?

We posted this on Earth Day…did you get your watering done? Want to check your saplings now now, it has been very dry! Happy #EarthDay; Last chance to watch our #Feelgood #FilmFriday on @RTÉ player tomorrow; Check out our @Nationwide interview on March 25th, #TreeWeek2021 available until tomorrow night. Many thanks to all who madeContinue reading “Earth Day – Did you water your saplings if they are dry, tree planters?”

A Tree For All in Baldoyle…

Leadership and inspiration, we love to collaborate. Especially on grants. A special thanks to teenagers Erin and Hannah who travelled with Plant-for-the-Planet UK co-ordinator Wendy Davis and with parent chaperone/volunteer support also from Andover, UK. And of course to the amazing Plant-for-the-Planet support team. St. Laurence School were our hosts at this memorable first eventContinue reading “A Tree For All in Baldoyle…”

Dublin Mountains Makeover; Introduction to Continuous Cover Forestry

This is a very interesting introduction to CCF; I didn’t know it was not suitable everywhere. 14k ha is a lot of CCF! From Timber forest to Native Woodland on the Dublin Mountains Makeover; well done to Coillte teams running this great initiative. I grew up scrambling around those woods with the Dundrum Brigin Scouts,Continue reading “Dublin Mountains Makeover; Introduction to Continuous Cover Forestry”

Odes to a Summer Solstice? Our soothing…CommuniTREE!

Canqi and Breda, in Budapest and Tyrone respectively, joined me in writing an ode back on the Winter Solstice morning. As we approach (so soon!) the Summer Solstice, I thought it would be fun to post them up. “We mark today The turning of this year of loneliness of the heart With this parting#New community.Continue reading “Odes to a Summer Solstice? Our soothing…CommuniTREE!”