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.
Woodland Crafts; Indoor/outdoor furniture,structures and sculpture; Teaching and demos on a range of woodland crafts.
Coppice management, green wood products and courses. Traditional English Longbows, BBQ/ artist charcoal, pole lathe work, spoon carving, cleft gates/ hurdles, advice,talks and woodland walks.
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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