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Renew your membership of Pro Silva Ireland:


Already a Member? Renew your yearly Pro Silva Ireland Membership here. Thank you!


Become a new member of Pro Silva Ireland:

  • Pro Silva Ireland is leading a conversation of new permanent forest management for Irish forests that prioritises forests’ ecological, social and economic values.
  • Pro Silva Ireland, as a non-profit charity, established in 2000, is a small but rapidly growing professional forestry organisation.
  • With over 100 members, Pro Silva Ireland has grown as an active organisation promoting knowledge and practical examples of continuous cover forestry management in counties across Ireland.
  • Pro Silva Ireland is an all-Ireland organisation, embracing membership from both Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic. We would love to have your support too!

Our membership include:

foresters, forest owners, forestry contractors, students, farm forestry advisors, ecologists, researchers, forest policy developers  – we all have a passion for a new sustainable direction for Irish forests.

Your membership helps support:

Our twice annual in-the-forest field days across Ireland


Pro Silva Ireland organises invaluable twice annual workshops across Ireland, led by leading Pro Silva Europe foresters and the Pro Silva Ireland committee.

Members and non-members are welcome to attend these valuable training days, get advice, and meet other members.

Pro Silva Ireland members can join our annual European Forest study tours.

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Studying permanent mixed species forestry in Slovenia, 2009. Photo: Cathy Fitzgerald

Pro Silva Ireland members can join study tours to Europe where CCF forestry is more established: Slovenia, Austria, Germany, France, Poland, Britain and many other countries.


New members receive a copy of our NEW fully illustrated continuous cover forestry guide.

The new guidebook “Pro Silva Silviculture” provides very practical guidelines on implementing continuous cover forestry and close to nature forestry management practices. Read more here

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If you would like to join Pro Silva Ireland you will then be sent periodical e-newsletters, reports on study tours, along with being eligible to participate on workshops and local and international study tours.

Please note: we get all the details for your membership (your address and email) so that we can contact with news and events, when you pay below. We add your contact details to our membership database for you. Pro Silva Ireland has a strict policy of not sharing our database with others.

New Ordinary Membership:

It is €10 to initially join Pro Silva Ireland as a new member. The annual membership is €40, so new members pay €50.


Student Membership

Student Yearly Membership is €20.


Prefer to send cheque:

Download PSI Membership form here

and send to:

Sean Garvey
Treasurer/Membership Secretary
Co. Galway

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