Information, advice, resources, ideas and a host of helpful contacts for teachers, staff and volunteers supporting visits to Scotland’s National Parks and National Nature Reserves.A resource pack with multiple sections (downloadable PDFs).
Identify the trees your leaves come from with this interactive learning resource.
Stages in the forest cycle are described: 1) designing a woodland 2) in the tree nursery 3) tree planting 4) thinning, and 5) harvesting or cutting down the trees
Multipurpose forests can grow timber, and provide homes for wildlife and places to have fun. Forest based activities are described, with further links for information on How to design a forest, Something for everyone and Who visits the forests?
Information on the chain saw, harvester, forwarder, sky liner and horse logging.