'What Makes A Good Wood' Wood and Woodland in Morvern in the 21st Century


Ardtornish Estate

For the tenth weekend meeting of the Andrew Raven Trust, the theme was something that would have mattered to Andrew himself. As a skilled furniture maker, a Commissioner of the Forestry Commission and Chair of the Forestry Commission, Scotland, champion of the Millennium Forest for Scotland, Chair of the Forestry for People Panel and a Chairman of the Deer Commission who famously preferred trees to deer, wood and woods always figured largely in his mental landscape.

Full report

Adam Nicolson's account of the weekend can be read online or downloaded as a PDF document.