8% of the population but 84% of the new tree planting: Scotland punches above its weight in UK’s fight against climate change

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John Robertson
8% of the population but 84% of the new tree planting: Scotland punches above its weight in UK’s fight against climate change

We posted this only a week ago: 8% of the population but 20% of the electricity production: How Scotland subsidises Britain’s green power ‘achievement’ Now, reported in the Independence City Courier today: ‘Scotland has surpassed its targets for planting more trees across the country, official figures show. According to Scottish Government statistics, 11,200 hectares of new planting was undertaken in Scotland last year – above the current annual target of 10,000 hectares. The number of trees planted in Scotland also represents…

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John Robertson
8% of the population but 84% of the new tree planting: Scotland punches above its weight in UK’s fight against climate change