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SUSTAINABLE WOODLAND MANAGEMENT -SOLD OUT

October 7 @ 10:00 - October 10 @ 15:30

£60.00 – £485.00

 

This is a four day course with Ben Law which immerses you in techniques and management practices to sustainably steward a woodland. It is suitable for those planning to mange a woodland whether as a new vocation or for professionals within the field. Ben draws on over 25 years of woodland management experience and set within 100 acres of woodland in the South Downs National Park,  practical examples are abundant.

The course covers

  • Principles of Woodland Sustainability
  • Woodland types, structure and management techniques
  • Timber production, measuring and processing
  • Adding value
  • Biodiversity and conservation management
  • Woodland assessment
  • Management plans (with option of post course project)
  • Woodland law
  • Planning law and woodlands
  • Woodland grants
  • Social forestry
  • Practical activities

Details

Start:
October 7 @ 10:00
End:
October 10 @ 15:30
Cost:
£60.00 – £485.00
Event Category:
Website:
www.ben-law.co.uk

Organiser

Ben Law
Email
ben@ben-law.co.uk
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Other

What to bring
Please bring sensible footwear and clothes for a visit to a working woodland. Please bring a packed lunch, Tea and Coffee will be provided. Please bring notebook or clipboard and paper and a pen;
What not to bring
This course is unsuitable for children under 16 years of age. No dogs are allowed on Prickly Nut Wood courses.
Important
Please read Terms and Conditions which includes cancellation policy. Please ENSURE your footwear has been washed before arriving at Prickly Nut Wood, this is for bio-security measures to contain the spread of tree diseases.
Terms & Conditions
https://ben-law.co.uk/terms-and-conditions/
Accommodation Options
https://ben-law.co.uk/accommodation/

Venue

Prickly Nut Wood
Lodsworth
Petworth, West Sussex GU28 9DR United Kingdom
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Tickets

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Sustainable Woodland Management
This ticket is for one person to attend the Sustainable Woodland Management Course with Ben Law October 7th-10th 2024
£ 485.00
Unlimited
Cabin 1
This ticket is for Cabin 1 for 3 nights for course participant(s). Cabin 1 is a roundwood cabin with double bed, side table and woodburning stove. The cabin comes complete with a supply of firewood, just bring your own bedding. Use of outdoor kitchen, solar/LPG shower and natural swimming pool included.
£ 180.00
Unlimited
Sold Out
Cabin 2
This ticket is for Cabin 2 for 3 nights for course participant(s). Cabin 2 is a roundwood cabin with double bed, side table and woodburning stove. The cabin comes complete with a supply of firewood, just bring your own bedding. Use of outdoor kitchen, solar/LPG shower and natural swimming pool included.
£ 180.00
Unlimited
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Camping
This ticket is for camping and costs £60 per person for the three nights of the course. Camping is available only for those attending the Course. It includes camping pitch for small tent or trees for hammock tent, use of outdoor kitchen, with cooking fire, solar and/or lpg shower and use of natural swimming pool. There are no pitches for camper vans
£ 60.00
Unlimited