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Forestry & CO2

Forestry Fact 1:

Trees capture CO2 from the atmosphere and store it as carbon.

Forestry Fact 2:

Mature trees are harvested and their carbon is captured in buildings and other wood products.

Forestry Fact 3:

More trees are planted and the size of the European forest carbon sink continues to grow.

Forestry Fact 4:

Timber contributes to reducing CO2 levels in the atmosphere in three ways:

Forestry Fact 5:

UK forestry is an important part of the UK economy.