Tree diseases - biology, spread, future prospects and implications for the woodland manager

24 April 2013, 10am to 4pm

What was the event?

This one-day event covered the range of tree diseases currently affecting woodlands, including Phytophthora, Chalara and Acute Oak Decline.

Speakers included:

  • Joan Webber (Forest Research)
  • Nick Mainprize (Forestry Commission Plant Health)
  • Peter Chappell(UPM Tilhill)
  • Forestry Commission West Midlands regional team.

Flyer (PDF-544K)

Draft programme (PDF-102K)

Who was the event suitable for?

Woodland owners and managers, and forestry contractors.

Where did the event take place?

Herefordshire Group Training Association
Holmer Road
Herefordshire, HR4 9SX


For further information please contact:

The Heartwoods office on 
01952 435860 or alternatively email