Ancient Woodland Walk- Book Your Free Place

As part of Shap Outdoor Festival, Jamie is running an Ancient Woodland Walk on Wednesday 15th May.

This is a great opportunity to spend time in the woods with one of our team and really get to know

Can you help with our survey?

Can you help us with our survey?

Since 2022 Cumbria Woodlands has partnered with the Lake District Foundation to encourage woodland management and woodland creation across the county. The Woodland

Woodland Management Planning Course Launched On Canopy Learning

New support for creating Woodland Management Plans

We are proud to announce our new support for creating a Woodland Management Plan for woodland owners and managers at all stages of the planning

Continuous Cover Forestry Site Visit Report

This week we ran our first CCF site visit with 36 people from forestry professionals to researchers, students to owners, all of whom were keen to learn more about Continous Cover Forestry.

This event

Continuous Cover Forestry Webinar Now Available To Watch

We recently hosted our 'Getting Started in Continuous Cover Forestry' webinar which is now available to watch at your leisure on YouTube.

You can find it on our Guidance Pages HERE

Or watch below...

Canopy Directory Now Live!

We've been busy behind the scenes but we are very excited to announce the launch of our brand-new directory!

Canopy Directory is a fully integrated woodland services directory for Cumbria and is

Working with brands, businesses and organisations

Tree Planting? --- Woodland Creation? --- Woodland Management?

Want to put something back?

We work with local businesses who want to invest in the woodlands of Cumbria and maybe even get their hands

Up To £28,900 per Hectare for Woodland Creation

The Forestry Commission has updated the payments for the England Woodland Creation Offer (EWCO).

The maximum available for capital works remains the same at £10,200, the rates for individual items

Mentoring Opportunity - Apply Now!

Cumbria Woodlands is excited to announce the opportunity for one mentoring/shadowing position with our Woodland Futures team and our partners the Lake District Foundation, based in Cumbria.


Getting Started in Continuous Cover Forestry

Continuous Cover Forestry? Regenerative Forestry? Close to Nature Forestry? Low Impact Silviculture? Alternatives to Clear Fell?

Whichever one of these names you use for it, we’ve created a free

Updates to Woodland Management Grants

By now you may have seen the changes to SFI (Sustainable Farming Incentive) and CS (Countryside Stewardship) that were released following the Oxford Farming Conference (if not see the link below).

Cumbria Community Forest Webinar

Join Cumbria Woodlands and Raise as we find out all about the Cumbria Community Forest and how it could benefit you, your organisation and your local area.

Raise is the home of the Cumbria Community

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