What is CANW about?
Promoting coppicing in our woodlands
Conserving woodlands and encouraging appropriate management
Providing mutual support, information, advice and training
Giving a voice to all involved in coppice woodland management
Horse logging - felling + extraction, management planning, coppicing, scrub + rhododendron clearance, charcoaling, tree planting, difficult access sites. NNR, SSSi, etc. Green oak + larch sales in stick or milled to order. Walling, fencing + general estate work. Grey squirrel control.
Coppice work and restoration, tree planting, garden furniture from coppiced wood, carved wood signs, willow baskets and animal sculptures, workshops in basketry and wood carving, large carved log benches, forest schools and family playdays sessions, schools craft and willow workshops.
Woodland Crafts; Indoor/outdoor furniture,structures and sculpture; Teaching and demos on a range of woodland crafts.
Traditional Earthburn - a method for making charcoal.
With thanks to Brian Crawley for organising this and writing about it, and of course to Jim Miller for all his hard work.
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