Minorca Woods: a story of inspirational change

Our Minorca Woods site is a great example within the Forest of demonstrating the opportunities for positive change, along with the resulting environmental, societal and economic benefits that trees can bring...

Manor Farm: how trees can help your farm business to thrive

In the late 90s, Peter’s father planted trees across 110 acres of his unproductive farmland. Today, this inspirational decision has led to the creation of a new contracting business and a diversified farm. Hear from Peter as he tells the story of his journey from working...

Grangewood: how trees and management can benefit your land

Grangewood Farm and Forestry was one of the early adopters of tree planting in the National Forest and has since seen incredible benefits for their land. From natural flood management and wildlife, to now producing a regular timber crop, watch as Jane talks about her...

Autumn nature events in the National Forest

Welcome to our nature events blog! Here, we will be keeping you up to date with all the exciting events happening in the National Forest. Whether you're a wildlife enthusiast or just looking for a fun and educational family outing, there's something for everyone.