October 2, 2024

Powdermill Wood – South Eastern Division

Topics include low impact timber extraction, increasing sweet chestnut dieback and the effect on the retail business.

Near Battle, TN33 0SU

Points of interest to be covered will be: All timber is sold from the site to retail;  finding a balance of timber production; public access and nature conservation; low impact timber extraction on ancient woodland sites. For more information regarding this meeting please contact the local Honorary Secretary, Dr Petra Billings, on rfssoutheast@hotmail.com

Pre-visit information

While Covid restrictions have been lifted, we would politely ask delegates showing Covid symptoms, or who have tested positive for Covid, to not attend. Guests are very welcome to wear masks indoor and even outdoors if they would feel more comfortable doing so. Consideration of others by practicing good hand hygiene will be hugely appreciated.