This page has links and references to publications such as documents and slide sets which may be of interest to members. They include materials published by WDVTA and documents from independent authors and organisations.
AGM 2012: launch of the
Wokingham Town survey report
WDVTA Tree Watch
|November 2017||Issue 35||Welcome, Events, Tree Watching from my Chair (Trees labelled on OS maps, Rate of tree planting, An unusual stamp, Charter for Trees, Tree of the Year, Street trees), Tenth Anniversary Celebration and Report Launch, Database Update, Coppiced Laburnum in Bearwood Recreation Ground, Report on the Tree Warden Forum, TVERC Recorders' Conference, Penny Miller: 15 January 1948 - 21 August 2017, Where is it? Wokingham Arts Trail 2017 Did you know? - Berkshire has a new flag, Species in Focus - Hawthorn, Reprieve for Hedge Trees, Do you want us to complete our survey? Sadly Departed - MRN 6686, Tree Cutting Mystery, Acronym / Initialism|
Newsletters are no longer published but back issues are available here to view online. Much of the material that used to be published in Newsletters now appears in Tree Watch, and details of forthcoming events can be found on the Events page.
|February 2011||Issue 13||Barbara's Final Newsletter as Chair, Trees in Literature, Veteran Holm Oak in Earley, Tree Walk at Cantley, Forthcoming Events, Reflections from the Chair|
WDVTA Publications and Slide Sets
|WDVTA 10th Anniversary Report (PDF, 9MB)
Report marking the 10th Anniversary of the founding of WDVTA (PDF)
|WDVTA 10th Anniversary Report (online / HTML)
Online report marking the 10th Anniversary of the founding of WDVTA
Historic Pathways - Environmental Indicators of the age of paths
Author: Barbara Stagles, September 2014
WDVTA Response to WBC's planning application for Elms Field
WDVTA/Wokingham Tree Warden Network:
|Trees in Wokingham Town (March 2012)
Report on a survey of veteran and significant trees 2006 - 2012
|Mulberry trees and Wokingham's Silk Industry
Barbara Stagles and Alison Griffin 2011
Elaine Butler 2012
|Trees in Literature (January 2011)|
WDVTA Organisation and Membership
|Membership Application Form|
|Equal Opportunities Policy|
Health, Safety and Risk Assessment
|H&S Briefing (PDF)|
|H&S Guidance for Reporting (PDF)|
|H&S Incident Reporting Form (PDF)|
|WDVTA Risk Assessment (PDF)|
|WDVTA Risk Assessment (MS Word)|
|WDVTA Risk Assessment (Open Document Format)|
Local Guides and General Information
|A guide to tree preservation procedures - 2012|
|Guidance notes for completing a TPO|
|Tree Protection Order Request (PDF)|
|Tree Protection Order Request (MS Word)|
Tree Identification and Advice
|Leaves (Woodland Trust)|
|Winter twigs (Woodland Trust)|
|Estimating a tree's age from its girth|
|Endangered Tree Advice|
|Using Old Maps and Aerial Photographs|
Projects, Research and Advice
|Wokingham Times: Town's historic trees recorded|
|Wokingham Times: Tree group's thank you to Barbara Stagles|
|Campaigners record 5,000th tree - Lewis Rudd October 06, 2011|
|Around the Three Valleys: An Exploration of the Geology, Landscape &
History of the Lambourn, Kennet & Pang Valleys in West Berkshire .
by Lesley Dunlop and Dick Greenaway, illustrated by Dorcas Ward. £10. Available from The Berkshire Geoconservation Group or the Reading Museum bookshop.
|A guide to the identification of deciduous broad-leaved trees and shrubs
in winter by Andrew May and Jonathan Panter. [ISBN 1851532072]
Available from The Field Studies Council.
|Fungi on Trees - an Arborists' Field Guide.
Available from The Arboricultural Association. An order form can be downloaded from the website.