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Rustling Tree Wood

Local environmental conservation group, Footprint East Neuk, ran a 2 day tree planting event at Craigtoun on 28th November and 5th December 2021, during which over a thousand new trees were planted.  The competition to name the new wooded area was won by 11-year-old Jessica Balgowan, who came up with the name Rustling Tree Wood.

Fife-based Photographer & Filmmaker, Brett Currie, attended the event as a volunteer and also took footage to put together this video for Footprint East Neuk, which we have kindly been allowed to share, courtesy of https://www.brettcurrie.com/

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