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Crann 'Trees for Ireland' is an organisation set up to raise awareness of the environmental importance of trees, hedgerows and woodland.

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Tree Planting Initiative by Crowne Plaza and Panda Greenstar

Tree Planting Initiative by Crowne Plaza and Panda Greenstar
Crowne Plaza and Panda Greenstar have partnered with Crann – Trees for Ireland to host a range of tree planting, educational and climate action activities which will benefit various communities.

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New Tree Planting Project – GIANTS Grove

NEW PROJECT: The Giants Grove project aims to create, beside the gardens of Birr Castle, a living, enduring and inspiring tribute to Ireland’s diaspora. It will be in the form of the largest grove of giant redwoods outside California and is designed to signify the giant place that these sons and daughters have in our hearts....

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Interview with Diarmuid McAree, Director, Crann – ‘Trees for Ireland’

You may watch this interview from April 2017, carried out by Robert Emmet Hernan.

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Talk by Crann Director Dr. George Cunningham

Crann Director Dr. George Cunningham Talk “Tree Books, Tree Travels, Tree Lore” Thank you to everyone who attended the talk held on Tuesday 5th March, 2019 in the Heritage Centre, Kilcullen, Co. Kildare Crann Director, Dr. George Cunningham delivered a wide-ranging illustrative and personal talk. He tree-travelled from his midland home and around Ireland to...

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Why forests are the best ‘technology’ to stop climate change

Expanding forests is a much more effective solution to climate change than bioenergy. by Jennifer Morgan 6 Nov 2018 A view is seen from the Amazon Tall Tower Observatory (ATTO) in Sao Sebastiao do Uatuma in the middle of the Amazon forest in Amazonas state, Brazil [Bruno Kelly/Reuters] more on Environment China reverses tiger, rhino...

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Crann – Trees for Ireland Presentation to National Landscape Forum 2015

Crann - Trees for Ireland gave a presentation for consideration at the National Landscape Forum 2015, held in National Botanic Gardens on 25th June 2015.

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Opportunity for Local Environment Action

Crann highlights local action initiative with new Public Participation Newworks

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President Higgins accepts invitation to be Crann Patron

We are very proud and honoured to have Michael D Higgins, the President of Ireland, as the Patron of Crann.

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Afforestation – Irish Times Letter

Afforestation - Crann Letter to The Irish Times

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Press Release – TREES FOR CLIMATE CHANGE

‘Crann – Trees for Ireland’ calls for a new government approach to trees & forests

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Press Release: Crann opposes sale of State forests harvesting rights

Press Release: Crann opposes sale of State forests harvesting rights

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Press Release: Crann calls for return of diaspora trees in the year of The Gathering

Press Release: Crann calls for return of diaspora trees in the year of The Gathering

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OAK GLEN 21st Anniversary Celebration

Crann & Coillte celebrated the 21st Anniversary of the OAK GLEN wood in Glencree. Have a LOOK at our VIDEO of the event!

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Crann`s Submission on Tourism Policy

Crann's Submission on Tourism Policy

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How to register your event

We are more than happy to promote relevant events. Let us know about your event.

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Acronyms for the demented!

Test your knowledge.... Acronyms for the demented - revealed!

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OAK GLEN Celebration, near Enniskerry, County Wicklow

Crann/Coillte Family Day Celebration at OAK GLEN, near Enniskerry, County Wicklow took place on Sunday 25th August 2013

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