Tree Care Advice
The Arboricultural Association - professional body for arborists and tree consultants in the UK.
- ArbTalk - UK focussed tree care forum.
Protected Trees Information (TPO and Conservation Areas)
Durham County Council - tree information page.
- List of Conservation Areas in Durham.
- TPO procedural guidance.
- Planning Portal - online TPO/CA application service.
- Planning Applications - check applications online.
- Report illegal tree work - anonymous online facility.
Protected Species Advice
Woodland Conservation Organisations
- Friends of Bearpark Woods - my local woodland volunteer group.
The Royal Forestry Society - national woodland management charity.
- The Woodland Trust - national woodland conservation charity.
Trees Please (Corbridge) - my preferred supplier for British natives and hedgerow plants.
R. V. Roger (Pickering) - my preferred supplier for fruit trees and ornamentals.
- East Durham College (Houghall) - arboricultural courses including NPTCs.
- Polemonium Plantery (Trimdon) - RHS courses.
Arborist Equipment Suppliers