Forestry Works on the Commons
Veteran Tree Work - 2013
This outlines the first part of the Forestry Commission project that
will begin shortly to protect some of our veteran trees.
You will be able to see from the map the positions of the trees
involved and if you look at the full survey, conducted by Chiltern
Woodlands, a picture of each tree and a summary of intended work.
Some of this may change slightly as the tree surgeons begin their
Map of the Commons
This map shows the whereaouts of the tagged trees on the Commons.
Click to see the full map.
Survey of the Veteran Trees
Read the survey summary
Read the full survey Part 1
This will be followed by a "coppicing with standards" project on the
roadside areas of the commons and eventually a thinning operation
during which we will widen the bottom ride.
See this roadside
work map, Christine Stott will update this and the timescales on