Trees felled to stop spread of Larch Disease

The spread of Larch Disease in Galloway Forest Park is thought to have slowed due to a mild summer last year. But work's still ongoing to fell infected trees.

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Mild summer could have slowed spread of larch disease

Work to fell the infected trees at Galloway Forrest Park is ongoing. Credit: ITV Border

The spread of larch disease in Galloway Forrest Park is hoped to have been slowed by last year's mild summer.

The Forestry Commission won't know the extent of the damage over the past year until spring time.

Work to fell as many of the infected trees as possible is ongoing.

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