Chalara Fraxinea (Ash Dieback) – an update

22 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. Highland Conservator, John Risby, chaired the event.

Programme details (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?

Grant Arms Hotel
25 The Square
Highland, PH26 3HF


For further information please contact:

Mary Caldwell
Forestry Commission Scotland
Highland Conservancy