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Achieving Diversity in Scotland's Forest Landscapes

This guidance is aimed at the owners and managers of conifer woodlands over 100 ha in size which have been planted primarily for timber production. It demonstrates ways in which the ‘diversity’ requirements of the revised UK Forest Standard and the accompanying suite of Forest Guidelines can be put into practice.

Conserving and Managing Trees and Woodlands in Scotland's Designed Landscapes

This fully illustrated practice guide provides essential information on the effective stewardship of trees and woodlands in a designed landscape.Starting with a succinct review of the historic periods of design styles, the guidance section provides practical information on how all the tree elements can be conserved and managed.

Design Techniques for Forest Management Planning

This Practice Guide provides a step-by-step guide to the design techniques used in the forest management planning process.

Forest Landscape Design Training Course Powerpoint 17: Design, Felling and Restocking

Forest Landscape Design Training Course Powerpoint 17: Design, Felling and Restocking.

Forests and Landscapes: Information and Advice

This document provides a summary of what forest and woodland managers should know on the subject of landscape.

Management of Ancient Wood Pasture

This guidance note provides an introduction to the restoration and management of ancient wood pastures in Scotland.

The UK Forestry Standard

The United Kingdom Forestry Standard (UKFS) is the reference standard for sustainable forest management in the UK. It outlines the context for forestry, sets out the approach of the UK governments to sustainable forest management, defines standards and requirements, and provides a basis for regulation and monitoring – including national and international reporting.