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The RFS is the largest and longest established education charity promoting the wise management of woods in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Press releases

Treescapes2020 – bringing research and practice together

A unique two-day conference, Treescapes2020, is being led by PhD students from a number of UK universities for foresters, land managers and... read more

12.03.2020 • By Royal Forestry Society

Where have your Wellies Taken You?

Have your wellies helped you explore woods, discover minibeasts, climb a tree, wade through forest streams, build a den or go on a woodland... read more

13.01.2020 • By Royal Forestry Society

Excellence in Forestry 2020 – from Wales to Northern Ireland

The Royal Forestry Society’s Excellence in Forestry Awards 2020 will be reaching across the Irish Sea for the first time as they seek to identify... read more

02.12.2019 • By Royal Forestry Society

Forestry Roots – kickstarting careers for five young foresters

Five young foresters have started their careers this autumn – thanks to an innovative Forestry Roots project between the Royal Forestry Society... read more

13.11.2019 • By Royal Forestry Society