Notes from a wildwood diary

Earlier this year we ran a high camp at Carrifran planting montane scrub. One of our attendees Sue sent us a diary report of her experiences. We thought it was so good that we wanted to share some of it on our blog for all to see. So find below the main bits of her entry.   After breakfast, we …

The great tree tube challenge

Across both Corehead and Carrifran we have been busy with our annual bracken bashing (see previous posts in June and July 2014 for why). At both sites we have LOTS of bracken. It’s impossible to beat it back everywhere so this year we have a number of target areas that we are focussing on. We’ve also been trying to get …

Norway – the return (in brief!)

For those of you who follow us on Facebook, you’ll already know that 2 of our staff members were part of a 15 strong contingent who travelled to Norway to spend 7 days looking at mountain woodlands. Site Officer Lynn and Site Manager Tim were joined by colleagues from Trees for Life (who organised the trip), Scottish Natural Heritage, Forest Enterprise, …

Norway – the return (in brief!)

For those of you who follow us on Facebook, you’ll already know that 2 of our staff members were part of a 15 strong contingent who travelled to Norway to spend 7 days looking at mountain woodlands. Site Officer Lynn and Site Manager Tim were joined by colleagues from Trees for Life (who organised the trip), Scottish Natural Heritage, Forest Enterprise, …