Crann Trees for Ireland are a registered charity and membership based organisation, founded in 1986.

Crann’s mission is to enhance the environment of Ireland through planting, promoting, protecting and increasing awareness about trees and woodlands.  The organisation works with government, local authorities, Tidy Towns and other voluntary organisations promoting their aims and achieving their objectives.


Crann – Trees for Ireland has a high level of expertise in tree related areas and produces Ireland’s longest established tree magazine “Crann”.  They promote a tree culture with lobbying for higher levels of tree planting and increased levels of tree care – making submissions and issuing press releases on trees, biodiversity and climate change.

Crann Trees for Ireland’s activities include

  • Crann Magazine informative articles and information
  • Crann guided tree/woodland walks
  • Crann – Trees for Ireland tree talks, presentations and discussions
  • Stimulating & facilitating projects appropriate to our mission
  • Responding to the general public’s enquiries
  • Engaging and co-operating with other organisations and community groups
  • Advocating Tree Planting with Tidy Towns Groups
  • Plus media amplification of the above areas.

For more information Crann Trees and their important work, please see the official Crann website.

For more about the Giants Grove project partner, the wonderful Birr Castle, the Millenium Gardens and the Science Centre, please see the official Birr Castle website.

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