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Ancient Tree Guide no.4: What are ancient, veteran and other trees of special interest?

A short guide to help people recognise trees that have special interest.

Year of Publication2010

This guide is intended to help people recognise trees that have special interest and to help justify why a tree (or group of trees) stands out from others of the same species. Sometimes it is important that their specific qualities can be clearly recognised, so they can be properly protected and managed.The guide is intended for anyone who is interested in the world of these remarkable trees. It is for those involved in tree protection, specialists and amateurs, writers, landscape historians and archaeologists, recorders and owners, children and adults.

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notable treeveteran treechampion treeheritage tree
Organisation Logo for Woodland Trust

Conservation charity dedicated to the protection of our native woodland heritage

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