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Survey of Forest Owners with Woodlands Managed Using Low Impact Silvicultural Systems (LISS) / Continuous Cover Forestry (CCF)

The COFORD Low Impact Silvicultural Systems (LISS) Project commenced in 2010 and is conducting research into the practice of LISS / Continuous Cover Forestry in Ireland.  Amongst other objectives, the project is attempting to estimate the area of woodland in…

Learning in the live wood: Prosilva's Open Forest Day passed on practical management techniques

Managing The Forest That Builds Itself

OVER 70 people journeyed to Keshcarrigan, Co. Leitrim on April 28 for the first of Prosilva Ireland’s  2012 Open Forest Days. Guest speakers Marc Etienne from ProSilva France and the ProSilva Czech Republic’s Thomas Vrska shed light on principles of…

forest Ireland: photo by Cathy Fitzgera;d 2011

Upcoming April 28th 2012 Open Forest day in South Leitrim – All Welcome!

Venue:  David and Mary Legge’s, near Keshcarrigan, Co. Leitrim Meeting:  Meet at 10.30 AM in the car park of Foxfield RC Church. Please bring your own packed lunch and wet weather clothing and boots. Directions coming from the south, follow…