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Tyneside and Wearside have some of the lowest levels of woodland in the country.
There's now a plan to raise hundreds of thousands of pounds to plant thousands of trees at a site near Beamish.
The area is already home to a small forest- with hopes it will soon be growing in size.
Ross has been to find out more.
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Tuesday:A dry and often cloudy day for most, although some spells of sunshine likely, especially towards the coast.
The odd shower will remain possible, mainly across the Pennines. Maximum temperature 23 °C.