Ancient Trees of the National Trust
Edward Parker and Brian Muelaner
- The National Trust owns many of the finest ancient trees in Europe
- Explores the historical, cultural and biological significance of ancient trees in Britain
- Stunningly illustrated with images by highly commended photographer Edward Parker
Edward Parker has been photographing and writing about trees, forests and environmental issues for 25 years. He has worked in more than 40 countries and has written, or co-written, over 30 books, including Ancient Trees: Trees That Live for a Thousand Years and Photographing Trees. He has twice been highly commended in Wildlife Photographer of the Year and shortlisted for Environmental Photojournalist of the Year and Garden Book Photographer of the Year.
Brian Muelaner worked for the National Trust for nearly three decades managing its woodlands and parklands containing ancient trees, initially as Regional Forester in Cornwall and latterly as the Trust’s national Ancient Tree Adviser covering all Trust properties.