Clough Woodland: Planting New Woodland


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Summary: A factsheet for landowners to guide you through everything you need to know about creating a clough woodland on your land.


The Moors for the Future Partnership is working to restore native broadleaf woodland across the Peak District and South Pennine moors. Clough woodlands are made up of native broadleaf species located along fast flowing upland streams and surrounding steep sided valleys or ‘cloughs’. This handy factsheet explains the benefits of clough woodland along with how to create your own.

File Type: factsheet


Keywords: Clough Woodland; Habitat creation; Moorland management; Guidance for landowners

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