ICAP at Maddie's Wood

This is a native woodland on former arable land close to the town of Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne & Wear. This site is crossed and edged by public footpaths. The project was designed to optimise benefits to as wide a range of wildlife as possible.


Validated under the Woodland Carbon Code.

Project additional benefits:

  • community
  • wildlife
  • Trees planted:

  • 29,887 for ICAP
  • When:

  • Spring 2014
  • Predicted CO2 capture:

  • 13,851 tonnes for ICAP
  • Species mix:

  • Alder, Birch, Cherry, Hazel, Maple, Oak, Rowan