Citizen Science – Elm Trees
The Conservation Foundation –Great British Elm Search
This is a citizen science initiative to fight tree disease and uncover the importance of Elm and particularly Dutch Elm Disease Resistant trees.
A healthy example of Huntingdon Elm Ulmus x hollandica ‘Vegetata’ on Main Street opposite the Post Office has been registered by Barwick in Bloom. The registration can be viewed on the website www.conservationfoundation.co.uk/elms/
The tree is recorded in the survey table as 578, Main Street Barwick in Elmet.
If anyone knows of other Elms around the village please let us know.