The woodlands of the Cairngorms are of national and international importance because they contain the largest remaining areas of semi-natural woodland habitats in Britain!
The current Cairngorms Forest & Woodland Framework helps to ensure that future forestry activity is directed to where it matters most and that other important habitats and activities such as the management of farms, moorland, wetland and recreational resources also benefit.
We consulted on the draft Cairngorms National Park Forest Strategy 2018 in February and March 2018. Thank you to everyone who responded. We will now collate all the responses and compile a report summarising the issues people have raised and how we intend to address them. The final Strategy will be presented to the CNPA board for approval in September 2018.
The Cairngorms National Park Forest Strategy 2018 aims to: