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Forests cover 19% of Scotland’s land area and the forest and timber industry plays an important role in the construction, renewable energy and tourism sectors. Timber is a sustainable and environmentally friendly material and here you will learn how this naturally low-carbon sector spans the complete lifecycle of wood, from planting seeds to forest management, to harvesting and haulage through to timber. Plus lots of woodland fact sheets and activities.

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