Recent media releases
|Sir Harry Studholme Appointed Chair Of Forestry Commission||Sir Harry Studholme has been appointed Chair of the Board of Forestry Commissioners for a term of three years. - 03/03/2014|
|Britain’S Forest Area Hits Almost 3M Hectares||The Forestry Commission has published new National Forest Inventory data showing that Great Britain has about two and a half times more forest and woodland than it had 100 years ago. - 24/02/2014|
|First Detailed Map Of Scotland’S Native Woodlands||Forestry Commission Scotland today (Monday 3 February) unveiled Scotland’s first complete map and dataset of native woodlands – the result of an eight year Native Woodland Survey of Scotland (NWSS). - 03/02/2014|
All media enquiries are handled by the Forestry Commission Press Office.
We are Forest Research - the research agency of the Forestry Commission. For detailed information about what we do and our corporate information, please visit the "about us" section on this website.
- Forest Research work shows that C. fraxinea might have a mechanism to define territory and to combat viruses
- Forest Research to participate in major international project.
‘Sentinel’ plants to serve on front line against pests and diseases
- Major funding to fight back against ash dieback
Fast track funding has been awarded to a new consortium of researchers for studying ash dieback fungus.
- Urban trees can help combat climate change temperature rises in cities
New report published describing how urban trees can help combat climate change temperature rises in cities.