Canopy Cover Challenge Network (Workshop II)

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

The Poly (The Library Room)

24 Church Street

Falmouth

TR11 3EG

United Kingdom

View Map

Event description
Tapping into the economic and environmental benefits of trees

About this Event

Aim of the day:

In the second of our Tevi Challenge Networks on the topic of increasing tree cover in Cornwall we’ll be exploring the local business opportunities presented by the Forest for Cornwall: a flagship programme to increase local canopy cover by 2% in the next 10 years, agreed recently by Cornwall Council in the Climate Action Plan.

Who is this event for:

Landowners, landscapers, arborists, environmental consultants, gardeners, nursery owners, and sustainable product innovators.

Plan for the day:

10.30 – Registration and networking

11.00 - Summary of workshop I and aims of this challenge network

11.15 – The Forest for Cornwall plan and the role for SMEs

11.45 – Funding for natural capital solutions

12.00 - Growing a supply of local tree stock (Group discussion)

13.00 - Lunch and networking

14.00 - Developing a supply of sustainable tree planting sundries and skills (Group discussion)

15.00 - Tevi grant support

15.15 – Next steps and close

Arrival:

The Gas Works council run car park is the nearest place to park and Falmouth Town is the nearest train station. The Library room is located mid-way up the main staircase in the venue. Unfortunately there is no lift at this venue.

About Tevi:

Tevi is a 3 year EU funded partnership programme between the University of Exeter, Cornwall Council, Cornwall Wildlife Trust and the Cornwall Development Company. We use circular economy and environmental growth strategies to help small and medium sized enterprises improve their processes, save money and benefit Cornwall’s natural environment.

Date and Time

Location

The Poly (The Library Room)

24 Church Street

Falmouth

TR11 3EG

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved