Coillte Forest

Species Net Area (ha)
Sitka spruce 231,395
Norway spruce 17,886
Lodgepole pine 51,015
Douglas fir 8,220
Larches 13,306
Scots pine 4,926
Other conifers 4,752
Broadleaf 18,852
Total 350,352
Land Use Type Gross Area (ha)
Broadleaf High Forest 11,563
Conifer High Forest 352,798
High Mixed Forest 13,658
Scrub 2,350
Undeveloped 5,499
Total Forested Area 385,868
Bare Plantable 11,819
Blown 1,607
Burned 1,150
Felled 11,251
Total Plantable Reserve 25,827
Bare Unplantable 22,394
Bare Marginal 5,944
Miscellaneous 261
Swamp 1,031
Water 1,530
Total Unplantable Reserve 31,160
Total 442,855
Planting Year Net Area (ha)
Pre 1920 1,911
1920 to 29 386
1930 to 39 2,300
1940 to 49 3,403
1950 to 59 16,024
1960 to 69 49,413
1970 to 79 70,191
1980 to 89 64,557
1990 to 99 102,913
2000 to 2008 39,258
Total 350,356 

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Data on Forest Facts were posted on 5th November 2008 and will be updated annually.