cjChris Piper is a Chartered Forester with a broad spectrum of technical forest management and consultancy expertise with 30 years of experience in UK forestry, providing an independent forestry consultancy service for the past 15 years based in Forres, Moray.

CJ Piper and Co offers an in-depth knowledge of the various sectors of the industry, particularly in a Scottish context, ranging from technical forest management to forestry strategy development, feasibility planning, urban, commercial and community woodland design, governance, funding, creation and management, and provision of expert witness advice particularly in relation to wind farms.


            • Community woodland feasibility planning, governance and management;
            • Strategic level forestry capability and feasibility planning, survey and GIS mapping;
            • Urban and rural commercial and native woodland design, funding, creation and management;
            • Forestry Strategy development and preparation;
            • Forest certification (Lead Auditor trained);
            • Provision of forestry expert witness advice.