Glasdon Grows with The Sequoia Project

The D J Sidebottom / Glasdon Charitable Programme Plant a Giant Sequoia Tree in Abergavenny, Wales.

D J Sidebottom / Glasdon Charitable Programme Sequoia Patron Certificate

Capable of capturing over 1400 tonnes of CO2 in their lifetime, Giant Sequoia trees are an effective way to offset carbon footprints.*

With locations in Abergavenny, Brecon, Buckinghamshire, and Hampshire, One Life, One Tree: The Sequoia Project runs a project with aspirations to grow Giant Sequoias to a volume of 500 m3 to enable each tree to offset a person’s lifetime carbon footprint.*

Driven by our desire to reach net-zero by 2035, the D J Sidebottom / Glasdon Charitable Programme signed up to the initiative, planting a Giant Sequoia in Abergavenny, Wales.

To promote biodiversity, the forestry project will also plant 3 native UK species trees with our Giant Sequoia tree.*

With planting currently underway, our Giant Sequoia tree will join 2199 other Giant Sequoia trees and 6600 UK Native Broadleaves and other conifer species.

A Giant Sequoia Tree in the middle of a forest

With the potential to capture 10x more CO2 per hectare than natural UK woodland over 100 years, our Giant Sequoia tree, along with the rest of the grove, presents a viable solution to combat climate change and reduce carbon footprints.

The biggest of the four locations, the site in Abergavenny is a previously felled coniferous commercial woodland.* Once full and only when the trees reach adequate maturity, the project donates each Sequoia grove to woodland charities.*

We will also be attempting to grow our own Sequoia tree, with the future goal of planting it outside the Glasdon site.


Join us and become a Sequoia Tree patron today.

To learn more, visit https://onelifeonetree.com/.



References

*https://onelifeonetree.com/
*https://onelifeonetree.com/giant-sequoia-carbon-capture
*https://onelifeonetree.com/
*https://onelifeonetree.com/locations
*https://onelifeonetree.com/

Friday, January 28, 2022

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