Forest Health Day

4th September 2008

What was the event?

A single day seminar where Forest Research pathologists and entomologists updated the sector on the latest information about pests and diseases.

The programme included:

  • Climate change and what effect that will have on pests and diseases
  • Topical root rots
  • Needle diseases of pine
  • Insect updates
  • Oak dieback
  • General surgery – bring your pests and diseases for the experts to provide advice.

There was another Forest Health Day seminar in Clawdd Newydd on 3rd September 2008.

Who was the event suitable for?

Woodland owners, woodland agents and managers, people working in woodlands.

Where did the event take place?

Henderson Hall
Talybont on Usk
Brecon
Powys
LD3 7YQ

Contact

For further information please contact:

Lyn Ackroyd
Forest Research
Cefn Gethiniog
Talybont on Usk
Brecon
Powys
LD3 7YN

Tel:  01874 676444
Email: lyn.ackroyd@forestry.gsi.gov.uk