Woodland for people

18th October 2005

What was the event?

A one day conference to outline current understanding of the Welsh recreational woodland resource and its users and consider the health benefits of such recreational activities.

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Liz O'Brien of Forest Research presented:

"Woodlands and health: Evaluation of the use of Chopwell Woods for health, including a GP referral system and healthy school projects"

Who was the event suitable for?

Policy makers and practitioners with an interest in outdoor recreation and/or its associated health benefits.

Where did the event take place?

Plas Dolerw

Who to contact

For further information:

Sam Davies
Forestry Commission
Cantref Court
Brecon Road
Monmouthshire NP7 7AX

Tel: 01873 850060
Email: sam.davies@forestry.gsi.gov.uk