The Woodland League is a not-for-profit, independent, community-based organisation. Our aim is to restore the relationship between people and their native woodlands. We hold walks and talks throughout the country promoting native woodland heritage and actively lobby to change Irish forestry policy.
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The Great Forest of Aughty Project Proposal

The Woodland League would like to propose that a plan be made to restore the remnant shreds of what was once a great oak forest known as the Great Forest of Aughty.
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Criticisms of New Forestry Plan

Andrew St. Ledger talks to Noel McGuinness on Northside Today about the new forestry plan that has been approved by the EU and says that the plan fails to resolve serious environmental issues with the Irish Forestry model.
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New forestry plan is a missed opportunity

New forestry plan approved by EU has not addressed significant environmental issues with Irish forests and is a missed opportunity. Minister Tom Hayes yesterday announced the approval of the new forestry programme by the EU but environmental groups claim the plan fails to resolve serious environmental issues with the Irish forestry model.
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New Perspectives on Irish History

New Perspectives on Irish History is a brand new 8 part radio series devised by John Haughton, which takes a unique look at how our ancestors viewed their natural environment and how different periods of history co-existed with the natural environment of our island. Programme 1 features interviews with Andrew St. Ledger of the Woodland League and Lord Ross of Birr Castle, as well as voxpops with secondary school children.
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The New Forestry Plan – CRCfm

Andrew St. Ledger discusses the new forestry plan on the Chatroom Radio Programme.
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Jurassic bark: ancient Irish trees brought back to life

From the scattered remnants, Ireland’s oldest oak trees are being revived as part of a global initiative to propagate the DNA of ancient woodland – Irish Times Article
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Tree Felling At Gougane Barra Heritage Site

Coillte Forestry Fables In Regard To Tree Felling At Gougane Barra Heritage Site
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Save Ireland’s Trees, Woodlands, and Wilderness

A Woodland League Appeal to Save Ireland’s Trees, Woodlands, and Wilderness
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Submission on the new Forestry Programme 2014-2020

CELT And The Woodland League Submission on the new Forestry Programme 2014-2020
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Questionable disposal and management of public forest assets

Questionable disposal and management of public forest assets
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