Managing Woodlands for Multiple Objectives

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November 30, -0001
12:00 am
January 24, 2014
9:30 amto1:30 pm

Are you a woodland owner seeking advice on any of the following topics:

Woodland Creation —native woodland for multiple objectives including, water protection and reducing flood risks, conservation and climate/disease resilience.

Plant Health —Rhododendron clearance for P. ramorum in stands of mature woodland covering methods, costs and biosecurity

Young Woodland —Maintenance, economics, first thinnings, small scale extraction equipment suitability

Staff from Heartwoods, the Forestry Commission and Environment Agency will be on hand throughout the day as well as contractors and woodland agents

When? – Friday 24th January 2014— 10.00am – 1.30pm followed by a light lunch

Where? – Wood Farm, Great Gate, Near Tean, Staffordshire ST10 4HF

The majority of the event will take place outdoors so please ensure suitable clothing and footwear is worn.

The event costs £10.00 which includes refreshments and lunch and is targeted at woodland owners and managers within the West Midlands. Reservations will be given on a first come first served basis.

To book your place, contact Harriet Wood at Heartwoods on 01952 435860 or email harrietwood@smallwoods.org.uk

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