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UKFS Technical Guide

Forest fencing

This publication replaces Forestry Commission Bulletin 102: Forest fencing, published 14 years ago. It recommends best practice principles for managers and practitioners as a guide to planning, assessment and mitigation of adverse factors, in choosing the fence design appropriate for the target species and by indicating the key practical steps in construction.


  • Forest management
UKFS Technical Guide

Winching operations in forestry: tree takedown and vehicle debogging

This Technical Guide serves as a source of information for those involved in winching operations in forestry. A series of basic principles are presented on winch forces and fail-safe systems…


  • Tree breeding