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Forestry and Woodlands Advisory Committee - South West

This committee advises the Forestry Commission on its work in the South West (Dorset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Bath and Bristol unitary authorities, Somerset, Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly).

It is chaired by Dr Mike Moser, a woodland owner and ecosystem management consultant.

The membership is as follows:

Name

FWAC sector

Mike Moser (Chair)

Local Community, Economy and Government

Peter Wilkinson, Greenspace design and planning consultant

Social, Access and Environment Expertise

Roger Griffin, Natural England

Social, Access and Environment Expertise

Gavin Bloomfield, RSPB

Social, Access and Environment Expertise

Justin Milward, Woodland Trust

Social, Access and Environment Expertise

John Wilding, Head of Forestry, Clinton Devon Estates

Forestry Industry and Land Owner

David Pengelly, forestry consultant, Canopy Land Use

Forestry Industry and Land Owner

Geraint Richards, Head Forester, Duchy of Cornwall

Forestry Industry and Land Owner

Melanie Sealey, Rural Development Officer, Devon County Council

Local Community, Economy and Government

Sam Whatmore, Director, Forest Fuels

Local Community, Economy and Government

 Helen Bentley-Fox

 Local Community, Economy and Government

 Caroline Harrison

 Forestry Industry and Land Owner