CCFG Resources


We have a wide range of resources which are free to access for our members within the members area section of our website. Our resources include a range of relevant publications and research papers, several bibliographies including an updated version published in 2018 and our newsletters dating back to 1992.

If you wish to join CCFG and have access to our Members Area, please visit the Join Us page for information and application forms.

Below you can find links to organisations which may also be of interest or go to our consultants page if you are looking for some professional assistance.


Useful Links

Partners & Affiliates:



  • Forestry commission – link
  • Forestry England – link
  • Scottish Forestry – link
  • Forest and Land Scotland – link
  • Natural Resources Wales – link
  • Office for National Statistics (Woodland natural capital accounts) – link
  • Forest Research – link
    • See also Forest Research continuous cover silviculture pages –link



  • Institute of Chartered Foresters – link
  • Confederation of Forest Industries (UK) Ltd (Confor) – link


Forestry Societies:

  • Royal Forestry Society – link
  • Royal Scottish Forestry Society – link


Natural Resources, Conservation & Woodland Management:

  • Coed Cymru (Welsh Woodlands and Timber) – link
  • Natur Cymru – link
  • Scottish Forestry Native Woodlands – link
  • Small Woods – link
  • Woodland Trust – link
  • Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) – link
  • WoodNet – Woodland owners/users advisory partnership – link
  • Woodlots – Woodland owner’s magazine – link
  • Wye Valley Forest & Wildlife Protection Group (Facebook Page) – link


Education & Research:

  • Scottish School of Forestry – link
  • Institute of Science and Environment, University of Cumbria – link
  • Centre for Sustainable Forests and Landscapes, University of Edinburgh – link
  • School of Natural Sciences, Bangor University – link
  • Centre for Timber Engineering, Napier University – link
  • Institute of Silviculture, University of Freiburg – link
  • European Forest Institute – link
  • European Forest Genetic Resources Programme – link
  • Future Trees Trust – link
  • Sylva Foundation – link


YouTube Videos relevant to CCF:

  • Sitka Spruce – Tree identification, Forestry Management and use  – link
  • ProSilva Regeneration Webinar – link
  • Penobscot Experimental Forest – Silviculture System in USA – link
  • Managing forests for the future: the benefits of close-to-nature forestry – link