Chalara Fraxinea (Ash Dieback) – an update

25 March 2013

What was the event?

This was one of three events to be held across Scotland in March:

This event provided key stakeholders with an update on the status of the chalara fraxinea (Ash Dieback) disease in Scotland and their local area, how the disease is being monitored and highlighted guidance on how to identify/manage diseased woodland.

This event was run by Forestry Commission Scotland.  It involved presentations and discussion from Hugh Clayden, Tree Health Policy Advisor, Forestry Commission Scotland and Dr Steven Hendry, Forest Research. South Scotland Conservator, John Dougan, chaired the event.

Programme details and registration form (PDF-51K)

Who was the event suitable for?

All those involved in the management of trees, woods and forests in Scotland.

Where did the event take place?

The Moffat House Hotel
High Street
Dumfries and Galloway, DG10 9HL


For further information please contact:

Forestry Commission Scotland
South Scotland Conservancy