BRINGING WOODLANDS TO LIFE

What we do

Discover local woodland projects, learn woodland skills, find support to manage your own small woodland, and improve your health and wellbeing outdoors - with Small Woods. 

  • Training and Events - for woodland managers, enthusiasts and apprentices
  • Advice and Information - sustainable woodland management, woodland economy, woodland wildlife, and social forestry
  • Woodland Projects - promoting woodland management, coppice restoration, social forestry, biodiversity, health & wellbeing in woodlands, and community woodland support
  • Sustainable Woodland Management - promoting and support the sustainable management of small woodlands for the benefit of wildlife and people
  • Social Forestry - opening opportunities to improve health and wellbeing through woodland activities
  • Small Woods Member scheme - offering woodland management support and advice, a quarterly Small Woods magazine, discounts of courses and events and more. 
  • Woodland Research - to improve the understanding, awareness and sustainability of small woodlands now and for future generations

Small Woods work across the UK delivering woodland activities in England, Wales and Scotland.

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...