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1. Coverage

Information about the areas and trees included in this project.

2. Using the map

How to use our tree map and select and highlight different species and understand how we classify trees by rarity.

3. Benefits of Trees

Why trees are so important to you and for the environment.

4. Signing Up & Liking Trees

Additional information related to signing up, managing your account, and other features such as 'liking' a tree.

5. Residents Tree Planting & Ordering

Information about how to apply for and order trees. This section applies to planting schemes that is run by your local Council or borough. Please check with your relevant authorities for any opening/closing dates.

6. Creating Tree Walks

How to create walks visiting the trees in your neighbourhood or further afield.

7. Watering trees

Tips on watering adopted trees during periods of hot or dry weather.

8. Tree Adoption

Find out more about adopting newly planted trees. Adoption trees is free and aims to help increase the survival rate of newly planted trees by caring for them in their first few years.

9. Something wrong with a Tree?

How to report something that is wrong with a tree to those who manage it.

10. Neighbourhoods and Community Groups

Find our more about local Neighbourhoods and Community Groups in the borough.

11. Finding out more about trees

Finding out about individual trees and their contribution to your local environment.

12. Additional Project Information

Find out more about the project.

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