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Royal Scottish Forestry Society

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The Forest for a Thousand Years -A project designed to restore and regenerate Scotland's native woods to their original splendour through sound forestry practice http://www.cashel.org.uk


Monitor Woods


Sir Patrick Hunter Blair is introduced to the Society’s Patron at an event in November at Buckingham Palace to celebrate the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy Initiative. The Initiative seeks to commit all 53 countries of the Commonwealth to dedicate specific forest conservation projects.

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Read the full details in Society News. 

ABM Booklet 2017

Now available in the Members' Area

Society Raffle 2017

Great prizes  - get your tickets now! Draw to be held 5 Oct 2017. Full details here

Scottish Forestry Journal

The journals from 2006 to 2016 have now been digitised and added to the journal database. You can search the archive by subject in the search box at the top right hand corner of this page. Journals from 1854 to 2016 are available.

The Society is most grateful for the financial assistance, provided by The Scottish Forestry Trust, which enabled this project to be completed. 

All New Spring Edition Of Scottish Forestry published in May

The next journal promises much interest in the brand new format. Tim Power; Editorial Executive of ConnectCommunications said: "Watch out for the spring/summer issue of Scottish Forestry which will be published in May. This will include new Regional pages highlighting the Society's activities throughout Scotland, as well as articles comparing Scottish and Norwegian forestry practices, freshwater mussels and forestry, and birch species." To view the NEW format click here

Society Programme 2017

Field Trips and other RSFS activities are now posted in the Calendar. Members will also have received the Annual Programme and other news with their Winter Journal. A copy of the Annual Programme is available in the Members' Area. 

Scottish Forestry: call for papers for 2017 editions of the journal

Read the full updated details here

Guidelines for Authors and Peer Review can be found under Journal.