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The creation of small woodlands on farms

Guidance describing the benefits of creating new small woodlands as assets for farms.

Year of Publication2006

Small woodlands, woodland features and even individual trees can be an asset on any farm. This guidance describes the benefits of creating new small woodlands, where they can best be sited and offers some advice on planning, layout and species. It focuses on small woodlands of a few hectares in size, say no bigger than five hectares.

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Protecting and expanding Britain's forests and woodlands to increase their value to society and the environment.

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