Tree Planting to offset your Wedding Carbon Footprint

At home I do everything I can to re-use, up-cycle or recycle, so I thought it was about time I transferred eco-friendly ethos to my business. I have decided that I shall be including a tree planting to offset your wedding carbon footprint.

This will be included in your package when you book full day wedding coverage with me. This is a great way to help offset the carbon footprint of your wedding and giving something back to the environment.

During the time you spend planning your big day think of all the trips to your venue, church and shopping. That’s already a lot of miles! What about food miles? How your food gets to your venue? All the preparation I will do visiting your church, venue and of course with you, my happy couple. It all adds up.

Your Wedding Tree can help to offset up to 1 tonne of carbon dioxide throughout the life of the tree. By planting a wedding tree you help maintain and improve new woodlands.

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How it Works

You book your full day wedding photography with me. After your big day I offset all the travelling etc that I/we will have done during the preparations etc and dedicate a tree planting in your honor. You can also have a say in where you would like this tree to be planted. You will also receive an e-certificate (not paper) from the company.

Should you wish to have more than one planted this can also be arranged (at further cost).

If you are trying to keep your carbon footprint low then remember in Perthshire we have AMAZING wedding suppliers (food, drink, transport, venues oh and photographers). If you need help with sourcing anything or anyone please do contact me and I may be able to help.

For those of you who are already booked with me, this will also be included in your package.

For the Family Lifestyle sessions I do around Perth & Kinross – at the end of each year I will make a donation to plant several tree’s for this footprint also.

Just to give you an idea of the carbon footprint of your wedding try using this calculator.

Happy New & Green Year

 

Mel x

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