TfL and tree planting (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-03-16
Session date: 
March 16, 2016
Reference: 
2016/0707
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please provide a breakdown by year of how many new trees have been planted by TfL in London since 2012 and what proportion of them survived for more than a year.

Answer

Answer for TfL and tree planting (2)

Answer for TfL and tree planting (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

TfL has planted the following number of street trees on its roads since 2012.

2012/13: 1075

2013/14: 961

2014/15: 1008

2015/16: 1163 (projected)

The proportion of newly planted trees that survive for more than a year is not separately recorded, but is estimated to be over 90 per cent and in line with London averages.