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Land Management

Our land mangement team offers a variety of services including:

  • Tree planting (whips to heavy standards) – including supply and planting with interpretation.
  • Footpath construction – aggregate and timber edged paths, flagstone and pitched stone paths.
  • Fencing – construction and removal/disposal of post and wire and post and rail fencing.
  • Invasive species control - removal of species such as ragwort, himalayan balsam, rhododendron, japanese knotweed, bracken and Crassula, through a variety of methods including herbicide spraying, stem injection and hand pulling.
  • Moorland conservation projects – cotton grass planting, heather brash and sphagnum spreading, geotextile application, gully blocking (stone, timber and plastic).
  • General grounds maintenance and labouring – strimming, mowing, litter clearance and disposal, hedge management, planting, pruning, and scrub clearance.
  • Tree felling and scrub clearance - including woodchipping and stump treatment.


We also offer:

  • Maintenance and access improvements – including waymarking, gates, stiles, bridges, seats, boardwalks, signage and information board installation plus other countryside furniture
  • Wetland management – pond creation, lining and small scale de-silting
  • Wildflower meadows – creation and management
  • Bespoke timber constructions – bird hides, raised bed planters
  • Planting projects including wetlands and formal garden areas
  • Co-ordinating helicopter operations when working in remote sites - including packaging of materials for airlifting, ground truthing, and all airlifting operations.
  • Specialist crafts – hedgelaying, drystone walling and willow weaving


Full risk assessments, method statements, incident response plans and details of insurance are included for all contracts. Wildscapes is a CHAS registered organisation with all leaders being first aid trained. All operators are either LANTRA or NPTC certified and are highly competent in chainsaw, brushcutter, mini excavator, outdoor forklift, dumper and woodchipper use as well as herbicide application including application to water (PA1 & PA6AW qualified).

For more information or to get a quote, call 0114 279 2667 or email info@wildscapes.co.uk