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Forestry Management Plan

We have a very detailed forestry management plan for Rothiemurchus. To access this document (2MB) click here. If you would like to discuss this document, please email Alph McGregor ( Please note it is also on public record with the Forestry Commission Scotland.

Some of the maps that accompany the Forest Plan can be seen by selecting the links below but if you wish to see additional maps, please email Alph McGregor.

Location Map (3MB)
Map of the area of Rothiemurchus covered by Natura 2000 designations, eg Special Conservation Areas (3MB)
Woodland Types (8MB)
Forest Habitat Networks (9MB)
Forest Thinning and Felling Plan 2011-2015 (2MB)
Forest Thinning and Felling Plan 2016-2030 (3MB)
Forest Roads Plan (9MB)
Photographic Monitoring Locations - a series of photographs at different locations illustrating changes in the forest over time, since 1994 for some locations.

To understand the thinking behind the forest plan it is helpful to read “The forest, its ecology and future management” by Dr Phil Ratcliffe and reproduced here from “Rothiemurchus – Nature and People on a Highland Estate 1500-2000” by T C Smout and R A Lambert (1999).

Rothiemurchus Estate participates in the work of Cairngorm, Rothiemurchus and Glenmore Group (CRAGG) on  and its management strategy which the estate follows can be seen by also contacting Alph McGregor.  The estate is also guided by the National Park Partnership Plan 2012-17.

Forestry management plan
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