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New Tree Service for New Forest
From 5 November 2012 all tree-related matters in the New Forest will be handled by the New Forest National Park Authority.
Steve Avery, Director of Park Services at the New Forest National Park Authority said: ‘As well as achieving savings for both organisations, the new arrangement will provide an integrated service across the whole of the New Forest district including the National Park.’
Councillor Paul Vickers, New Forest District Council’s planning and transportation portfolio holder, added: ‘The new arrangement is very similar to that operating today and ensures the continuing provision of a high quality service within the New Forest District Council area.’
From 5 November 2012, the new tree team can be contacted at:
New Forest National Park Authority
Lymington Town Hall
Tel: 01590 646620
About the New Forest National Park Authority
Protect - Enjoy - Prosper
The New Forest National Park Authority’s statutory purposes are to:
Conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the Park - Protect
Promote opportunities for understanding and enjoyment of its special qualities – Enjoy.
We also have a duty to:
Seek to foster the social and economic well-being of local communities within the Park – Prosper.
The New Forest National Park was designated in March 2005. Its unique landscape has been shaped over the centuries by grazing ponies, cattle and pigs which roam free. Majestic woodlands, rare heathland and a spectacular coastline provide fabulous opportunities for quiet recreation, enjoyment and discovery.
Visit http://www.newforestnpa.gov.uk to find out more.
Karen Evans-McDaid, Communications Officer, New Forest National Park Authority
Tel: 01590 646650