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South East Woodland News

Please note that The South East Woodland News is not currently being published.

You can download previous issues of the South East Woodland News below:

Current Issue 12: August 2010 (Pdf: 240kb)

Articles on wood products include:

  • A Local Harvest - sourcing for wood pellets
  • Woodland Products in Aquatic Engineering
  • myForest - Online woodland management website

 Issue 11: January 2010 (Pdf:1490kb)

  • Wight Heat - The island's first woodchip boiler
  • Funding for Forestry
  • RFS Excellence in Forestry Awards 2010

 Issue 10: Spring 2009 (PDF:361kb)

  • Woodland Butterflies are threatened in the South East
  • Red Squirrels and the Isle of Wight JIGSAW Project
  • Signs of Life - Bluebells

Issue 9: Spring 2008 (PDF:549kb)

  • Climate change and the impacts on native woodland
  • On site Conversion of timber
  • Wood Fuel Taking Off in the New Forest


Issue 8: Summer 2007 (PDF:1141kb)

  • Woodfuel 
  • How to ... Link into the woodfuel supply chain 
  • Ask the Expert - Which situations can I use logs, chips and pellets for woodfuel? 

Issue 7: Winter 2006 (PDF:458kb)

  • Deer and Woodland Management
  • How to ... Assess Deer Damage
  • Signs of Life - Deer recognition

Issue 6: Spring 2006  (PDF:486kb)

  • Forests of History
  • How to ...Care for Woodland Archaeology
  • The Land Information Search

Issue 5: Summer 2005 (PDF:309kb)

  •  Coppice woodland and management
  •  Restoring derelict coppice
  •  Butterflies and their larval food plants

Issue 4: Winter 2004 (PDF:194kb)

  • Ancient and veteran trees
  • Care for veteran trees
  • Bats

Issue 3: Spring/Summer 2004 (PDF:272kb)

  •  Why woods are good for you
  •  Opening private woodland for public access
  •  The red kite

Issue 2: Autumn / Winter 2003-04 (PDF:288kb)

  • Ancient woodlands
  • Pruning young trees
  • The dormouse

Issue 1: Spring/Summer 2003 (PDF:393kb)

  • An introduction to woods in the south east
  • Caring for planted trees
  • Badgers

South East England Woodland News is brought to you by the Forestry Commission and the following counties, unitary authorities and woodland initiatives of South East Region

Bracknell Forest Borough Council
Buckinghamshire County Council
Chilterns Woodland Project
East Sussex County Council
Hampshire County Council
Isle of Wight Council
Kent County Council
Oxfordshire County Council
Oxfordshire Woodland Project
Reading Borough Council
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Slough Borough Council
Surrey County Council
West Berkshire Council
West Sussex County Council
Wokingham District Council