Forest restoration in the United Kingdom

United Kingdom
The United Kingdom has a long history of deforestation. At the turn of the 20th century, the UK had just 5% forest cover and tree felling intensified even more during the first world war. In the UK we also focus on enriching existing forests because their sustainability is not guaranteed without action. Additionally, British wildlife is deeply reliant on forest cover, and sadly wildlife in the UK is currently in decline due to deforestation and the collapse of ecosystems. British wildlife consists of birds, deer, squirrels, reptiles, badgers,...Read more
trees planted
tonnes of CO₂
absorbed during lifetime
of native tree species


Care for communities

At Go Forest, we don’t just plant trees. We engage in much more, such as ensuring sustainable support for local communities. We do so by using the UN Sustainable Development Goals, which serve as a blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and in the future. Depending on the region and the project, you’ll be supporting different SDGs.
13 Climate action
15 Life on land
17 Partnerships for the goals