Freedom of Information
Highland Birchwoods has adopted The Commissioner's Model Publication Scheme produced by the Scottish Information Commissioner approved on the 29th March 2016. You can view the Guide to Information available through this scheme here or by contacting us.
The documents listed below are available either to download in .pdf format or by contacting Highland Birchwoods. Some of the .pdf documents are quite large and can take some time to download. (It is recommended that after downloading, the document is saved to your hard drive to improve viewing speed.)
|Discover East Sutherland's Top 10 Woodland Walks (Leaflet)|
|Caledonian Partnership Level II Survey Cards:
- Survey Cards
- Guidance Notes
Low Alpine, SubAlpine and Coastal Scrub Communties in Scotland by Neil Mackenzie.
A summary of the distribution and current state of the main Low Alpine, Subalpine and Coastal scrub species in Scotland, with distribution maps.
Cheque to Highland Birchwoods for £3.50 incl. P&P.
|Montane Scrub, Michael Scott for the Montane Scrub Action Group (2000).
This 32 page booklet is an output from the Montane Scrub Restoration Project (part of the Millennium Forest for Scotland project managed by Highland Birchwoods), and has been endorsed by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.
Can be obtained from:
The Birch Woodland Management Handbook (1999) by Rick Worrell.
Bibliography of Literature relevant to Hardwood / Native Timber Marketing and Utilisation in Scotland
A Short Introduction to Wood as a Designers Material
|The Potential for Farmers to become involved in the woodfuel supply chain through the use of short rotation forestry|
|Scrubbers Bulletin Issue 9|
|Scrubbers Bulletin Issue 8|
|Scrubbers Bulletin Issue 7|
|Scrubbers Bulletin Issue 6|
|Scrubbers Bulletin Issue 5|
|Scrubbers Bulletin Issue 4|
|Scrubbers Bulletin Issue 3|
|Information Sheet 1: Hardwoods in the Highlands|
|Information Sheet 2: A Guide to Hiring a Mobile Sawmill|
|Information Sheet 4: Growing Shitake Mushrooms in the Highlands|
|Information Sheet 5: Managing Woodland as a Tenant Farmer|
|Information Sheet 6: Guidence for Direct Seeding of Birch|
|Information Sheet 7: Planning Native Woodland Managment|
|Information Sheet 8: Selecting the Best Timber Trees in a Wood|
Forest Research Reports
|New Planting of Farm Woodlands: Output
Forest Research Technical Note 4/98.
|The Adaptation Of Agricultural Tractors For Forestry
Forest Research Technical Note 24/95.
|Timber Trailers For Agricultural Tractors
Forest Research Technical Note 28/95.
|Equipment For All Terrain Cycles
Forest Research Technical Development Report 2/9.4
|Small Scale Mechanised Extraction: Case Studies
Forest Research Technical Development Report 2/97.
|Glenfinnan Log Chute
Forest Research Technical Note 6/94.