ancient woods under threat right now

This is the number of ancient woods threatened by development alone.


UK land area covered by ancient woodland

Ancient woods are irreplaceable. We can't afford to lose any more.


woods you've helped us save since 1999

Together, we can continue fighting for our precious woods and trees.

You can make a difference to woods and trees near you.  We’ve put together some useful resources to help you campaign to defend the local woods and trees you love.

Keep the legends alive

Many of our oldest trees have no real legal protection. Help us fight for stronger laws.

Sign our petition