Management Objectives


1 Maintain Rigsby Wood in both composition and management to reflect its origins and status as primary and ancient woodland.


2 Maintain, improve and diversify the habitats provided by this type of woodland especially those associated with coppice areas, rides, glades, woodland edges and the pond.


3 Encourage controlled use by schools and other educational bodies for studies in field biology, ecology, etc.


4 Provide safe access for Trust members and other visitors.


5 Improve the interpretation of the biological features of the site.