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Torfaen County Borough Council

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… resilient trees (e.g. disease resistant) to help inform new urban tree planting. Natural Environment Policy Team April 2022 How we work Replace all trees felled by the local authority. The number of trees to be replanted will reflect the size of the tree canopy lost. Natural Environment & Streetscene Team April 2023 Community Develop new tree planting schemes

… actions that could be taken to support the climate emergency and we had many suggestions including zero-waste and re-use shops, draft proofing housing, more allotments and community growing areas, tree planting, lower business rates for local producers and ‘futures’ lessons in schools. 4 of 21 1.6 Our aims and objectives Our Aims • As a Council to become net zero carbon…

… decarbonisation. 1.2 About the nature emergency Climate change is a major threat to nature and many of the unsustainable practices that are causing the climate to change are also having a negative impact on biodiversity. Biodiversity means the diversity of living organisms, from fungi, moss and insects, to plants, birds and mammals. It is this variety of interacting life, known as an ecosystem…

… and fuel, our natural resources also provide less visible services, including those that support our capacity to both adapt to climate change and to mitigate its impact. Trees and other vegetation help to regulate the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere by locking away large amounts of carbon as they grow. Soils are also very important for storing carbon. Our natural resources can also…

… they could help reduce carbon emissions across the borough. We want this to be an on-going conversation as we will all need to work together on this collective challenge. There are no bad ideas, be radical, be challenging and be random! Let's get all our ideas out in the open and see where it takes us! We had suggestions related to trees, generating more energy from renewable sources…


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