Ring Barking and Felling Licences

The Forestry Act of 1967 allows up to 5 cubic metres of timber to be felled in each calendar quarter without a licence,. In addition dead trees do not require a licence to be felled at all.

Management of Young Woodlands

Many new broad-leaved woodlands have been planted over the past thirty years with financial help from a variety of Forestry Commission grant schemes.