City of Trees in action

We deliver a number of practical green initiatives across Greater Manchester, all contributing to our goals and vision.

Find out more about what we do below, and check out our project portfolio for examples of our work past and present; and check out our latest impact stats.

Cars passing on Medlock Street

Tree planting

  • We identify land and secure investment to acquire new land to plant more trees
  • We create community orchards across the region
  • As part of our Green Streets ™ initiative we make our towns and cities greener places to live and work and play


Woodland management

  • We bring back to life underused and unloved woodlands
  • We work with landowners to bring woodlands back into use
  • We empower local communities to take ownership and management of their local wood


Re-connecting communities to green spaces

  • We promote the importance of Greater Manchester’s trees and woods through events and campaigns
  • We work with schools to strengthen the relationship between children, woodlands and wildlife
  • We give people opportunities to learn new skills and volunteer in their community