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The OPAL Tree Health Survey will be used in a new project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

OPAL Community Scientist Kiani Perera explores new ways of bringing bugs to life.

Standardisation is key, according to tree health experts at a recent workshop.

How one school inspired their local community to protect pollinators.

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The OPAL partnership is led by Imperial College London and includes:

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