Welcome to the Blackdown & East Devon Woodland Association

 

Welcome to the Blackdown & East Devon Woodland Association

 

 Braking News the

Forestry Commission has

just brought out a

new Woodland

creation Grant see

our Grants Page on

this Site

 

Our AGM was on the 25th of  Feburary 2016

Go to news page for Minutes

 

 Would you like some Bee hives in your wood , well Richard is interested in any one in the Honiton , Columpton area. He is happy to exchange for some Honey

His contacts are ;

 0774005368   rich.charlton99@googlemail.com

See new woodland grants Page for latest

Rpa / cap Stewardship Grants

 
 
 
 
 
CULMWOODS

Is a woodland co-op were

members have access to

woodfuel in exchange for work

(see culmwoods page)

 

 

 

 

John Greenshields

Woodland coordinator for

Blackdown Hills and East Devon AONBs

FREE WOODLAND ADVICE VISITS for members!

JOHN IS FUNDED BY THIS ASSOCIATION  TO ADVISE ON ALL THINGS TO DO WITH THE MANAGEMENT OF WOODLANDS. WHETHER ITS ADVICE ON FELLING LICENCES, GRANTS, PUBLIC ACCESS, MANAGEMENT, CONTRACTORS, WILDLIFE, HE CAN HELP CONTACT JOHN ON 01823660764. 

or email parkfarmwoods@btinternet.com    

Chainsaw course at park farm

   

Childrens fee activitys at the woodland fair                                                               

SOUTH WEST DEER INITIATIVE -

JOHN STOWERS  CAN ADVISE YOU

ON YOUR DEER MANAGEMENT

FREE ---WHY NOT GET

TOGETHER WITH A NEXT DOOR

NEIGHBOURS AND HAVE HIM AROUND   

Mobile: 07966 966 389

www.thedeerinitiative.co.uk

 

 

Click here to view some of our

member advertisements.

 

Contractors Directory Now Available

 Contractors and business

directory is now available (see

Directory

in the left hand menu).  This will make it

easier for woodland owners to find the

right man for the job from the loca

area.  If you are interested in being

listed in the Directory, please contact

John Greenshields for more information

on 01823 660764 or at

parkfarmwoods@btinternet.com

 

HORSE LOGGING. WE NOW HAVE TWO HORSE LOGGERS ON OUR CONTRACTORS DIRECTORY, WHAT BETTER WAY TO EXTRACT TIMBER ! www.rowanworkinghorses.co.uk 
richard.branscombe@broardwaterfarm.co.uk
 

 

 

 

FWAGSW IS SUPPORT FOR LAND OWNERS ON ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIPS AND EWGS www.fwagsw.org.uk

Neroche Woodlanders

www.youngwood.org.uk

Chalara Management Plan released

Today the Government’s ‘Chalara Management Plan’ has been published, to tackle the ash dieback fungus which will kill hundreds of millions of our ash trees. Two key threads in the new plan are: the focus on removing infected young trees; and a major project to find Chalara-resistant ash trees.
Forest Research Tree Health Diagnostic and Advisory Service
Call: 01420 23000
Email: ddas.ah@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Forestry Commission Plant Health Service
Call: 0131 314 6414
Email: plant.health@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Fera Plant Health and Seeds Inspectorate
Call: 01904 465625
Email: planthealth.info@fera.gsi.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

Woodland Trust Guides Now Available
The Woodland Trust has published a series of guides for woodland owners and managers. These publications are now available to download from the News section.

The Association is supported by both the Blackdown and East Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Forestry Commission,,and the Blackdown hills Trust