The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Excellence in Forestry Awards have been made for 2015. You can read all about them here. The awards are the premier woodland management competition for England and Wales and in 2015 were held across Wales.
RFS has also announced that Prof Ted Wilson has joined it as education manager, bringing with him over 30 years experience in the UK and Canada. He will be responsible for implementing and managing RFS educational programmes and will also be focussing on strengthening the evidence base for sustainable and resilient woodland management.