Akre Trees UK


Stirlingshire, Scotland

The potential woodland comprises of a native broad leaf strategy mixed with commercial timber extraction of existing plantations in a traditional Scottish estate setting.

Carbon Sequestration

+300,000 carbon sequestered over the life of the project.

Project Details

  • 570 Ha mixed native woodland near the town of Gargunnock.
  • The project is a flagship example of a traditional Scottish estate that has been developed to enhance it’s natural capital.
  • Native tree species provide the basis for recovery of the natural ecosystems and enhance the woodlands co benefits.
    • Project duration – 100 years.


    Native woodlands provide an incredibly diverse and indispensable range of benefits for ecosystems and human derived ecosystem services.

    • Habitat creation and ecosystem regeneration
    • Water purification
    • Oxygen production, air purification and pollution entrapment
    • Flood risk mitigation
    • Soil regeneration and erosion prevention
    • Carbon sequestration
    • Timber
    • Amenity and recreation