# Forestry

Last year
Forestry owner wins €1.4m tax battle with Revenue over €10m land sales
'Unacceptable' commitment by public bodies when faced with environmental information requests
Coillte forestry deal 'not government's preferred option', admits agriculture minister
Explainer: Why is a deal between Coillte and a British firm so controversial?
New €1.3 billion forestry strategy labelled a 'scandal' by Irish Wildlife Trust
All time
New scheme will allow landowners to plant one hectare of trees without forestry licence
Pippa Hackett: We need to move fast to improve our forestry cover in Ireland
Special branch: Over 75 cases of alleged illegal tree felling investigated last year
Several large-scale cases still open, including the felling of 30 hectares of forest, writes Niall Sargent of Noteworthy
Removal of trees to make way for agricultural expansion is a common issue across many cases
In several instances, trees were cut down in protected nature areas or on land previously sold to private individuals by Coillte
Rare hen harrier numbers plummet as plan to protect species pushed back
State warned by EU official in 2017 over eco-credentials of forestry licensing process
Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information
Forestry backlog continues as licences overturned due to biodiversity concerns
'David vs Goliath': why individuals are challenging Ireland's forestry licences
Ireland's tree-planting policies are bad news for biodiversity
Column: Ireland's forestry industry has hit a blockade - here's a way we can get through it
Nine forests in Dublin mountains to be upgraded for recreational use
Two men jailed for inducing dozens to invest in €5.5 million forestry scam
Irish forestry industry to double output by 2035, new association predicts
Data of hundreds of farmers paid for taking part in government scheme leaked
Floundering forests: The challenges facing the Irish forestry industry
Farmers account for most work-related deaths in Ireland
Gorse fire which was visible across Dublin put under control last night
Two men arrested over €5 million land and forestry fraud
Europe is lending Ireland €90 million to grow thousands of trees
It looks like North Korea has executed another senior member of government
Ireland (and our cows) seem happy with a new agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions
Former Coillte boss got €88,000 for three months' work last year
Health cuts, the banking inquiry, 'sludge'... and everything else happening in Leinster House today
Forestry Inventory finds 10.5% of Ireland’s total land area is forest
IMPACT warns Bord na Mona merger would give Coillte a 'weak voice'
Recession pushes Laois communities into action on sustainability
Column: Upcoming EU timber regulations are two steps behind environmental reality
46 confirmed cases of ash dieback in Ireland
Irish company lands €800,000 European Space Agency contract
Coillte exports reach 'record number' of countries in 2012
Organisation warns of fall in planting of new forests in Ireland
Coillte boss under pressure to take pay cut
No surprise as corporation tax stays static but start-ups scheme extended