Mixed native broadleaf scheme in upland Northumberland. Following many years of intensive farming, management of the estate is changing to prioritise ecology and biodiversity. The choice of species (oak, lime, aspen etc), the management regime (continuous cover) and the location of the planting all reflect these wider objectives.
Pending Issuance Unit: A promise to deliver a Woodland Carbon Unit during a given period, based on the trees’ predicted growth
Woodland Carbon Unit: A ton of carbon dioxide which has been sequestered in a scheme verified under the Woodland Carbon Code