The current master plan and hydro scheme consultations have so far included:

  • Drop-in event in November with the architects and hydro scheme consultants
  • Website page with plans, FAQ and short surveys http://www.buteforest.com/forest-masterplan-hydro-scheme-feasibility-study/
  • Opportunity to discuss the plans with Bute Forest Ltd Directors at the First Tree Cut event http://www.buteforest.com/successful-first-tree-cut-event/
  • Column in the Buteman inviting people to view the plans on-line or in the office
  • Talk at the Buteshire Natural History Society inviting people to view the plans on-line or in the office
  • Meetings and discussions with the Ramblers group (including walk around the forest), Bute Bird group, Boys Brigade, Bute Astronomy Club and Bute Conservation Trust
  • Meeting with Colintraive Community Council Chair, Development Trust Chair and Local Development Officer
  • Mail out to members
  • Requested meetings with several other community groups and organisations

Planned additional consultations include:

If you have any suggestions for further consultation work, please email me emma@buteforest.com

Thank you!