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Ancient woodland

How we’re using the power of the courts to clamp down on illegal felling

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Jonathan Tizzard, an Enforcement Investigator for the Forestry Commission, talks about the first ever Restocking Order after conviction as a Magistrates Court orders a landowner to replant a site of illegal felling.

Keepers of Time: How Government are protecting and improving ancient and native woodland and ancient and veteran trees.

Defra, Forestry Commission, Natural England and the Woodland Trust have come together to refresh the Keepers of Time policy. Find out why now and what's new.