Practical Contracting

We work across all types of the UK's semi natural habitats providing practical countryside services to private landowners, public bodies and charities.


Our team of rangers and volunteers are available for a diverse range of practical tasks, listed are just a few;


  • Woodlands

    Coppicing, thinning and replanting. Ride and glade creation. Managing new and ancient pollards. Hedge laying and planting. Habitat enhancement through log piles, dead hedges and bespoke invertebrate or small mammal niche creation.

  • Grasslands, Wetlands and Heathland

    Invasive and undesirable weed control, scrub clearance, meadow cutting, pond creation and maintenance.

  • Countryside Infrastructure

    All types of stock and boundary fencing, gates, stiles, benches, countryside furniture, steps and boardwalks.

  • Timber, log and wood products

    From our woodland work we can supply material for hedge laying, log supply to the local area and hand crafted wood products. Please see our separate web page. please make enquiries, or contact us through the contact page.

  • Our experienced team are able to provide products and services,however specific, to your purpose.

  • Acer Conservation work for the following organisations in addition to many private landowners and local councils:

    • National Trust
    • RSPB
    • Natural England
    • Zoological Society of London
    • Forestry Commission
    • Greensand Trust
    • Wildlife Trusts