Kestrel Forestry Services

All News Items

Red Status Fire Alert Until May 8 - May 02, 2017

Fire Danger Notice 08 of 2017  Issue date: 02 MAY 2017@1200hrs     Forest Fire Danger Rating Condition RED – Extreme Fire Risk  Take Immediate Action      Warning Effective From  1200hrs 04/05/2017  Effective Period Expires 1200hrs 08/05/2017  …


Read More



Minister Launches CPD - Continous Professional Development Scheme 7/4/17 - April 08, 2017

Doyle Launches Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Programme for Foresters. Andrew Doyle TD, Minister for State with responsibility for forestry at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine today launched the new Continuous Professional Development Programme (CPD) at the Society of Irish…


Read More



EIB to Invest €200m in Irish Forestry - February 04, 2017

The European Investment Bank has announced funding of over €200m for forestry related investment in Ireland - the first such investment in 20 years.  Currently about 11% of Ireland's land mass is covered with forestry, well below the European average. The target outlined in the rural development…


Read More



Forestry Commission UK Research on Timber Properties of Alternative Conifers - January 21, 2017

    The British FC have just published the results of an an interesting research project on alternative conifer species i.e other that Sitka spruce Timber properties of noble fir, Norway spruce, western red cedar and western hemlock grown in Great Britain.          …


Read More



Page 3 of 35 pages  < 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

Spruce Bark Beetle discovered in UK
Forestry Commission act on tree pest detected in Kent…

Minister Announces Major Ash Dieback Review.
Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture…

New Improved Grant and Premiums after Mid-Term Review
  Government Approves New Measures for Irish Forestry…