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Assessing the state/health of urban tree management

  03/12/2015
Last Updated:  14/12/2015

Defra are keen to understand the issues affecting trees in the urban environment. This survey is being conducted by the Tree Council with support from the Fera Science Ltd. The survey is voluntary and the information you provide will not be used for any purpose other than for this study. The report will present the overall findings and no individual participant or organisation will be identifiable.

In limited circumstances, Defra may be required to release information, including personal data and commercial information, on request under the Environmental Information Regulations or the Freedom of Information Act 2000. However, Defra will not permit any unwarranted breach of confidentiality nor will we act in contravention of our obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998.

Please use the following link to take you to the survey:

Take the survey

The survey will take between 20 to 25 minutes to complete. If you feel that you are the wrong person to be responding to this survey, please feel free to pass on to others within your organisation who might be more appropriate respondents.

Your participation in this research will be greatly appreciated as it is important to get a range of views and experiences. If you have any queries about the research, please contact Simon Conyers, Fera on 01904 462048 or Margaret Lipscombe, The Tree Council on 020 7407 9992.