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Ancient Tree Guides

No. 1: Trees and farming

Although they have lived long lives, old trees need our care. This guide looks at how farming may affect the lives of ancient trees and at simple measures that can prevent their untimely death.


  • Why are ancient trees important?
  • Getting to the root of the problem
  • Changing the way we look after the tree above ground
  • Who to contact and where to get more information

Additional Information

  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed


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