Forestry Statistics 2012 and Forestry Facts & Figures 2012 will be released on 27 September 2012. In addition to routine updates and revisions, the publications will contain the following changes:
Figures for Northern Ireland woodland area in 2012 will be revised to make use of data now available from the Northern Ireland Woodland Register.
New topics to be included in Forestry Statistics 2012 are felling licences and statutory plant health notices.
2005 softwood availability forecasts will be replaced by 2011 forecasts in Forestry Statistics 2012 and will be removed from Forestry Facts & Figures 2012.
UK Forests & Climate Change
Figures on the Woodland Carbon Code will be included in Forestry Statistics 2012 for the first time.