Ash Dieback on the Ministry of Defence Estate

Ash dieback affects ash trees across the country and has infected many woodlands across the Ministry of Defence (MOD) training estate.



More information

More information about Ash dieback, and what to do if trees on your land are affected can be found on the Forest Research website. The DIO and Landmarc are also working closely with Wiltshire Council to manage the effect on roads and any potential road closures. Once approved road closures will be available on the Wiltshire Council website.


This page will be updated as new information becomes available.

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue you should contact or telephone 0800 022 3334.

Published 17 January 2020
Last updated 22 January 2020 + show all updates
  1. Added further information to the The tree felling process and replanting and the access to SPTA during felling works sections and added a new section titled Resilient Ash trees.

  2. First published.