Craig Harrison

Craig is Forest Management Director (FMD) for South Forest District and Deputy Surveyor for the New Forest.

He joined the Forestry Commission in 1997 as a Woodland Officer and progressed in various roles, working primarily on private sector regulation and support. He previously worked in private forestry and arboriculture.

Craig has a Forestry Degree from Edinburgh University, a Diploma in Business Management and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Foresters.

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