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.
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
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).
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
Site- High Rigg Brown and Low Rigg Brown Area- 8.23ha (part of woodland in a wider estate) Objectives- Enhance Biodiversity, and increase habitat. Years in management- Decades (exact timescales
An Introduction to short rotation coppice – come and explore all aspects of short rotation coppice including; growing, managing, harvesting and the end market opportunities.
This free session is
After visiting Nic and Renno’s farm in the summer to learn how they have implemented a rotational grazing system supported by trees and hedges we thought we’d go back and see them at a less
A wide hedge in the North Pennines-
Words and photos- Nic Renison
Late in 2018 whilst walking and talking through our fields with our mate and tree guru, Pete Leeson from the Woodland Trust, we got
How can data improve woodland management?
Join Cumbria Woodlands and Cumbria Biodiversity Data Centre for a webinar all about the advantages of recording and sharing species information.
The RFS Education and Learning Excellence Award recognises those who increase awareness, understanding and skills related to the environment, particularly forestry.
Congratulations go to gold
We now have dates for 3 live, in-person, 'out in the woods' training days in 2024.
Join Jamie and Carrie out on site to look at various aspects of Ancient Woodland Management and Restoration.
Want to know about woodland management?
SWOG - Small Woodland Owners' Group are running an online event with our very own Jamie and Carrie.
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