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Lancashire Woodlands Project

Summer log circle. Photographer Helen HowesThe Lancashire Woodlands Project aims to:

  • Encourage the sustainable management of Lancashire woodlands 
  • Support the development of local timber use and manufacture of timber products 
  • Deliver a woodland outreach programme to engage all sectors of the community 
  • Promote co-operation between all sectors of the woodland industry in the county


It achieves this by:

  • Giving free advice to woodland owners and wood using businesses
  • Running training workshops and seminars 
  • Holding community events 
  • Producing newsletters and information bulletins

The project is funded by:

  •  Lancashire County Council
  •  Forestry Commission
  •  Lancashire County Developments Ltd.

England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.