Forestry Statistics 2015-2016
Overview of forestry statistics for 2015-2016.
Note 1: Tables 1, 2 and 3 are based on paid areas. WGS and SFGS figures are from April 2015 to March 2016. SRDP Rural Priorities figures are based on claims received with a 2015 claim year, with the exception of the annual payments. Rural Priority annual payments were not made in this financial year.
Note 2: Sitka spruce is not grant aided under SRDP - Rural Priorities except for vegetative propagated material under 'Diverse Conifers'. This needs to be taken into account if comparing the restocked area with previous years.
Note 3: Table 4 is grant expenditure & income from April 2015 to March 2016
Note 4: Tables 5 to 7 are based on approved areas by claim year.