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The Race is on for the UK’s only Dedicated National Tree Officers Conference Tickets

The acclaimed National Tree Officers Conference will return to Telford, 8 November 2017. The outstanding inaugural event hosted more than 200 delegates from local authorities around the UK, who travelled to Telford last November. This is the only major conference…

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LISS/CSCS Cards Are Now Available for ICF members

Land Based Industry Skills Scheme (LISS) and Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) cards are now available for ICF members: Red…

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Dr Rob Hawkins reports on The ARB show 2017

Dr Rob Hawkins, ICF Technical Officer, attended The ARB Show 2017 in May, the biggest show in the event’s 19…

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2017 ICF North Scotland: New Commercial Uses for Our Conifers

The ICF North Scotland Regional Group meeting will examine new uses for our conifers. We will visit a recently opened…

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Young Professionals Study Tour 2017

Innovative Arboriculture and Urban Woodland Management. The Autumn Young Professionals Study Tour 2017 on 1-2 September comprises visits to a…

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2017 ICF National Study Tour

 Trees, Water and Slowing the Flow Delivering natural flood management at a landscape scale. SOLD OUT If you wish to be added to a waiting list, please email your details to: Pickering under water before the Slowing the Flow project…