New woodlands in lowland Britain.

  • Paul Tabbush The Forestry Authority Research Division, Forestry Commission, Alice Holt Lodge, Farnham, Surrey, England.
Keywords: Technology, agricultural production, Forestry Authority Research Division, creation of new woodlands.


Advances in technology will mean that significant quantities of arable and grass land will become surplus to agricultural requirements in Britain over the next 20 years. This represents a real opportunity for the creation of new woodlands. A programme carried out by the Forestry Authority Research Division to facilitate the creation of new farm and urban woodlands is briefly described, and the main recommendations discussed.
How to Cite
Tabbush, P. (1994) “New woodlands in lowland Britain.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 21June2024).