Woodland Trees: Their structure and Biology. Part 1

16–17 June

Part 1. The way Trees work – From Green to woody tissue.

This course investigates how trees work, the structure and mechanisms of trees and how they interact within the woodland environment.

The subject has been divided into 3 key areas and which will be taught over 3 different weekends. Participants can choice which module is of most interest to them. Discounts are available for participants attending all the 3 modules.

The course is taught by Bob Watson, author and former Head of Forestry at Newton Rigg.       Bob delivers the course and information in a format accessible to a wide audience with plenty of visual and practical examples to support the theory.

The course will include:

  • Green Plant Anatomy and the change to woody tree tissue.
  • Cells and tissues of stems, roots and leaves.
  • Patterns of tree stem and root tissue.
  • Bark formation, stresses and sloughing.

BOOKING AND PAYMENT OPTIONS: Contact: 01952 432769 or email: judithadams@smallwoods.org.uk

FURTHER INFORMATION: Contact Richard Thomason 01952 432769/07964 934556 richardthomason@smallwoods.org.uk

Special offer for our members: 20% off all course fees! Please contact Fay on the details above to get your discount.



Course cost: £ 120.00


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