Woodland Planting and Creation News

The world is facing a climate crisis and one way to tackle that crisis is through the creation of new woodlands.Learn more about our woodland creation services which include mapping, planning, layout, design, species suitability and soil testing, fencing, legislation and aftercare, or see our latest woodland planting news below.

A Planting To Remember

After the tragic circumstances that unfortunately lead to the death of Sir Richard Sutton in April, his family and staff of Sir Richard Sutton Ltd (SRSL) decided to plant a memorial woodland in his name. After managing the woodlands on Sir Richard’s estate in Berkshire for some years, David Hunt, company Director at Wessex Woodland...
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New Woodland Creation Grant Launches!

The Forestry Commission has launched the English Woodland Creation Offer (EWCO) a new woodland creation grant, with hopes to increase the levels of woodland creation across England.   With a budget of £15.9 million available in its first year, the grant scheme offers enhanced payment rates in comparison to the previous woodland creation scheme, administered...
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