BRINGING WOODLANDS TO LIFE

Join this year's Big Butterfly Count

16 Jul 2021

At Small Woods we are passionate about supporting local woodlands and their ecology, which is why we're exited that this year's Big Butterfly Count kicked off today and will run until Sunday 8th August. 

Organised by the charity Butterfly Conservation, the Big Butterfly Count is a national survey which asks people all over the UK to become citizen scientists and help track butterflies in their local areas.

Getting involved means downloading a butterfly identification chart or app from the survey's website and spending 15 minutes recording which butterflies you find. For all the information, go to the Big Butterfly Count website.

 

Courses
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Timber Measuring

  • Cashel Forest Trust, Rowardennan, Glasgow, G63 0AW
  • 25 Feb 2022 - 25 Feb 2022
The course is designed to provide woodland owners, managers, agents and contractors the ability to calculate accurately timber volumes in standing trees, woodland compartments and road side stacks. more...

Events
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Firewood: The New Regulations, Small Firewood Producer Workshop

  • Online 18:30pm - 19:30pm
  • 10 Feb 2022 - 10 Feb 2022
We have had a number of requests to repeat this workshop so, if you are producing small volumes of firewood and are worried about the new regulations which come into force this spring then why not come along. We will also provide an update on the new quality requirements if you own a boiler and are using your own firewood/chip for fuel. Read More...