The Forestry Commission is responsible for the provision of advice on all matters related to forestry, woodland management and related land use on a regional and national basis. It also has responsibility for the issue of licenses for felling trees and the movement of timber and for the provision of grants for the establishment and management of woodlands and forests.


The Forestry Commission is involved in the following Caledonian-Partnership projects:

The Restoration of Atlantic Oakwoods

The Millennium Guide to Scotland's Forest Resource

Caledonian Forest Project

The Argyll Pilot Project


The Forestry Commission web site can be found at www.forestry.gov.uk