Scottish Forestry



Developers warned of increased penalties for felling trees

Developers have been warned to get in touch with Scottish Forestry before felling trees or risk penalties ranging from hefty fines to losing the chance to build on a site for up to 10 years.

Published 28 July 2020

Dundee golf club 'unlawfully' chops down trees in area reserved for housing

Scottish Forestry has reprimanded Downfield Golf Club in Dundee after it "unlawfully" cut down trees in an area which was set aside for housing.

Published 22 November 2019

Exhibition showcasing sustainable offsite manufacturing in Scotland opens in Glasgow

A new exhibition currently open in Glasgow is showcasing sustainable buildings factory-made from wood, demonstrating how innovative timber engineering methods can overcome traditional construction challenges.

Published 28 October 2019