Andrew Nicol Chartered Forester

Active across the forestry and bio-energy sectors, Andrew Nicol Chartered Forester delivers consultancy and management services to woodland owners and investors. We bring our knowledge and experience of natural ecological processes to the provision of sustainable resource management.

A privately owned professional business, well known as “mud on boots” practitioners, we offer bespoke packages tailored to meet our client’s requirements.

The business started in 2000 and our clients now span the private, public and charity sectors.

Managing a substantial and diverse woodland portfolio, our services include:

  • Woodland management
  • Farm woods and timber
  • Native woodland conservation
  • Timber harvesting
  • Bio-energy and wood fuel
  • Forest acquisition and valuation

As a University of Aberdeen graduate in both forestry and land economy, Andrew himself is well known throughout the Scottish forestry and wood energy sectors with over 30 years experience in forest and tree management.

Andrew Nicol Chartered Forester also runs DWP Harvesting from their wood pellet heated offices at Deeside Activity Park near Aboyne. DWP Harvesting is the only fully independent timber cooperative operating in Scotland. Its membership owns over 12,000 hectares of woodland in north east Scotland and produces some 35,000 tonnes of timber per year. For more information see

For further information contact:

Andrew Nicol
Chartered Forester

Deeside Activity Park
AB34 5BD

T:  +44(0)1339 885335
F:  +44(0)1339 885312