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Introduction to woodland management

Course 3:


Essential guide to caring for your wood

Date: Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Instructor: Professor Julian Evans OBE FICFor

Location: St Mary's Hall, 8 High Street, Overton, Hampshire RG25 3HA

About: This short course provides an overview of the key considerations and issues when caring for a woodland. It serves as an excellent introduction for those who are new to woodland ownership or interested in the practical aspects of caring for a woodland. The course will cover some of the key concepts of forestry and conservation, and include a guided tour of Northdown Plantation, Julian's own wood,  to view stands of different species, various silvicultural treatments, and to consider forestry and conservation objectives.  

Duration: 9.30am to 4.00pm

Price: £55.00 RFS members / £65.00 non RFS members

Notes: Refreshments will be provided but course attendees are advised to bring packed lunches. Outdoor clothing recommended for the afternoon session.