Red Band Needle Blight workshop

1st July 2008

What was the event?

This workshop was an opportunity to hear an up-to-date briefing on the disease and its current status from Forest Research staff and then to spend some time in the forest learning how to recognise Red Band Needle Blight.

Other current forest and tree diseases were discussed.

There were similar workshops held in:

Who was the event suitable for?

Arbicultural consultants, forestry managers, forest owners, land agents and land-use managers.

Where did the event take place?

Dean Management Training Centre
Prosper Lane
Forest of Dean
GL16 7JY


For further information contact:

Dr. Hugh Williams
Forest Research

Tel: 07909 906976