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Technical support for ForestGALES

For technical support and enquiries relating to ForestGALES, please contact Forest Research at the following addresses or email

Bruce Nicoll
Forest Research
Northern Research Station
Midlothian EH25 9SY
Tel: 0131 445 2176
Fax: 0131 445 5124

ForestGALES User Manual for version 2.1 (PDF-1007K)


ForestGALES - PC-based wind risk model for British forests

Current releases

Web-based version

Reduced, single stand version that enables users to try it, or work out current risk for small scale forests.

PC-based version

ForestGALES is available as a PC-based version, which runs from a CD. This version allows batch processing and simulations through time

Further information

For more information see How to access ForestGALES