We manage 5,000 hectares (around 12,000 acres) of commercial forestry, mostly in Glenlivet.
We take a long-term view and work with communities and partners to promote multi-purpose forest management.
How we contribute
While managing our forests, we:
Invest in paths, roads and access to help people enjoy the forests under our care
Increase woodland diversity through conservation and landscape projects such as peatland restoration, native broadleaf replanting and preserving habitats for native species
Invite communities to help determine how forestry can work side by side with leisure (mountain bike trails, skiing, camping, bird-watching) and business activities (water bottling, biomass fuel burners and community business centres)
Harvest mature timber in forests, replanting with commercial species and native Scottish trees to create mixed woodlands
Offer visits and activities for school children and vocational training opportunities for older students