The Montreal Estate - Forestry Enterprises

The Montreal Estate has one of the largest commercial forests in the South East. It comprises of over a 1000 Acres of woodland. Most of this woodland was planted to be coppiced and harvested. The forest comprise of substantial holdings of broad leaf species including chestnut and also pine forests. With the Forestry Commission’s guidance the Montreal Estate has recently drawn up a new Woodland Management plan to use the wood from the forests in a sustainable manner which will encourage the flora and fauna within the woods and natural regeneration. The Woodland Management Plan has now been approved. The Forestry Commission grant has also been approved along with a grant application for forestry equipment. Forestry Accreditation was applied for and been given and Woodchip accreditation has also been sort and given. The Montreal Estate is very committed to the long term future of the substantial Forest within the Estate.