“When you’re on a woodland walk with a client & you both realise you’ve achieved the vision…”
Based in S.E.England
Thomas is a passionate Forest Manager with a special interest in bringing dormant woodlands back into management, encouraging new woodland owners to engage in conservation practices to restore woodlands to healthy, vibrant, biodiverse environments.
Thomas is a passionate Forest Manager with expertise in conservation but he’s also skilled in planning, produces high quality grant applications & is a sensitive land manager. He has a lot of experience with small woodand owners and has overseen countless successful endeavours to bring dormant woodlands back into management.
He has a deep knowledge of woodland wildlife and biodiversity.
Thomas joined the team as a Forest Manager in 2017 with 8 years experience as an independent consultant working for private woodland owners.
Tom’s biog, inc before forestry and since
Where did you go to school, what was your training, where do you live, have you got a family? do you prefer trees to humans? imagine you’re on Wikipedia… this is your forestry Wikipedia entry…
where Tom trained, who taught him, his forestry skills and other skills
- grant applications
- small woodland ownership
- woodland conservation
- butterflies & moths
Thomas is based at our East Sussex office
English Woodlands Forestry Ltd
T. 01825 890381
M. 07912 547570
Blog Posts by Thomas Simmons
Availability of a 100% disease resistant Elm hybrid prompts questions on provenance & climate resilience for British Forestry…
Thomas Simmons ponders the drawbacks of a peaceful summer lunch-break & insect free sandwiches in the gloom of an un-managed …