Woodland Management Workshop – Kings Wood Croydon

I know this isn’t Lewisham, but we thought that some of you might find this interesting.

Woodland Management Workshop

When: 26th July 10.30am  – 3.30pm
Where: Kings Wood – Croydon
Address: Sanderstead’s Sports and Social Club, Lime Meadow Avenue, Sanderstead, South Croydon, CR2 9AS
Booking: Via Evenbrite

We (The Forestry Commission) invite you to join us at this free workshop to look at woodland management and what is important to consider when completing woodland management plans and forest operations.  This workshop is aimed at community woodland groups who are responsible for managing woodland.

The workshop will have indoor sessions on:

  • Why Manage Woodlands
  • Introduction to UK Forestry Standard

Collecting data:

  • Knowing your woodlands
  • Woodland Condition assessment

Woodland Management:

  • Producing a Woodland Management plan
  • Silvicultural options
  • Regulations
  • Tree Health & Resilience

The workshop will involve an outdoor session in the afternoon into the neighbouring Kings Wood, a 60ha ancient woodland, looking at the management that has been undertaken including coppicing, ride management and different harvesting options.

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