Forestry Statistics 2011 - Woodland Areas and Planting

New planting and restocking: time series

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Figure 1.4 New planting in the UK, 1976-2011

Figure 1.4 New planting in the United Kingdom

Source: Forestry Commission, Forest Service, grant schemes.

Notes:

1.  Non-FC/ FS figures are based on areas for which grants were paid during the year, together with an estimate of areas planted without grant aid.  Figures for grant-aided planting under Rural Development Contracts in Scotland relate to calendar years.

2.  The planting season lies both sides of 31 March, and the weather can cause planting to be advanced or delayed.

3.  Includes natural colonisation.

 

Figure 1.5 Restocking in the UK, 1976-2011 

Figure 1.5 Restocking in the United Kingdom

Source: Forestry Commission, Forest Service, grant schemes.

Notes:

1.  Non-FC/ FS figures are based on areas for which grants were paid during the year, together with an estimate of areas planted without grant aid.  Figures for grant-aided planting under Rural Development Contracts in Scotland relate to calendar years.

2.  The planting season lies both sides of 31 March, and the weather can cause planting to be advanced or delayed.

3.  Includes natural regeneration.

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