Council wants your views on Garries Wood future

Dumfries and Galloway Council is reviewing the arrangements for the management of Garries Wood and Port Macadam Wood at Gatehouse.  The Council wants to hear from as many people as possible about the future of these woods. 

They have prepared a survey which can be completed on line at

The woods are currently managed by Dumfries and Galloway Council but they would consider management options from private companies, community groups, third sector organisations, cooperatives etc,  

If you need moire information or just want to leave a comment please contact Chris Churms at