Category: Forest and Communities

Category: Forest and Communities

  • October 26, 2018

Tiny Forests Update

It is autumn and we are going to be back visiting out four pilot Tiny Forests that were planted in March earlier this year. The four LEAF schools where we planted Tiny Forests are: Fedamore NS, Limerick Educate Together NS, Scoil Mháthair Dé (South Circular Road) and Our Lady Queen of Peace in Janesboro. All [...]

  • March 3, 2018

Welcome to Spring – Fáilte chuig an t-Earrach – LEAF newsletter March 2018

  Welcome to the Spring LEAF Newsletter - March 2018 - Fáilte chuig an t-Earrach! Find out what LEAF is up to this spring, from the Green School EXPO in the RDS to National Tree Week to updates on planting trees, tiny forests, school and forest workshops and other interesting news.... You will find our newsletter [...]

  • February 5, 2018

Guide to planting a bare root tree – February 2018

Learn how to plant a bare-rooted tree in your own schools grounds or garden.  The best time to plant them if from October until the end of March - so you still have time! Planting barerooted trees February 2018    

  • November 13, 2017

LEAF Acorn Planting Guide Autumn 2017

Here is our acorn planting guide.  2017 has been a mast year for acorns and we collected them with schools in the forest and brought them to schools to be planted.  We may not have another amount like this for another few years - so get planting! The guide can be downloaded at this link [...]

  • June 29, 2017

LEAF Summer Newsletter 2017

Using bark mulch to suppress grass competition around trees planted at Coillte's Curragh Chase Forest Park as part of the LEAF programme 2017 Read our latest newsletter at this link: http://mailchi.mp/4ff2cc0ffb48/leaf-summer-2017-newsletter?e=[UNIQID]

  • June 12, 2017

LEAF Late Spring/Early Summer Newsletter

A chara Here is the link to the latest LEAF (Learning about Forests) Ezine. If you would like to receive this newsletter regularly - the instructions on how to subscribe are below. It is really simple – go on to our website – www.learningaboutforestsireland.org and scroll down the page – you will find the place [...]