Fantastic Forests

An event held as part of International Year of Forests 2011, International Year of Chemistry 2011, and Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Thursday 14 and Friday 15 April 2011

What was the event?

Trees, woods and forests are important to Scotland in terms of the economy, communities and the environment.

This event provided information about the key role they play and how scientists from Forest Research, Forestry Commission Scotland and Edinburgh Napier University are involved.

Who was the event suitable for?

General public from ages 5+.

Where did the event take place?

Real Life Science Lab
John Hope Gateway Building
Royal Botanic Garden


For further information please contact:

Steve Penny
Research Liason Officer (Scotland)
Forest Research

Tel: 0780 890 0331