Ash Chalara events

27 February 2013 (Newcastle) and 28 February 2013 (York)

What were the events?

Further information about Chalara die-back of ash and other key pests and diseases threatening woodlands in Yorkshire and North East England.

On both occasions Forest Research plant health experts spoke about the science of Chalara and touched on other key pests and disease threats:

Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) pathologists also attended the York event.

Event flier (PDF-99K)


Newcastle 27 February

York 28 February


Who were the events suitable for?

All those involved in the management of trees, woods and forests, in Yorkshire and North East England.

Where did the events take place?

Newcastle upon Tyne

Wednesday 27 February.

Environment Agency
Tyneside House
Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 7AR


Thursday 28 February.

Sand Hutton
York YO41 1LZ


For further information please contact Serena Clifford  –