Devon Wildlife Trust is planting more than 1000 trees in Exeter to create more green spaces for residents and wildlife.
It's a positive step for the region's trees following recent news that an outbreak of ash dieback disease has been found in Devon.
'The Big Tree Plant' will start today with the Sylvania Environment and Community Group working with Devon Wildlife Trust to plant 200 trees.
More top news
With 45 youngsters currently in care across the region, a South West charity has begun an appeal urging families to adopt older children.
Plymouth Conservative MP Johnny Mercer says Britain should take in more refugees - despite David Cameron saying this was not the answer.
The manager of a cheese factory in Somerset - due to stop production next month - says he's still hoping a last minute buyer will step in.