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Working Sites & Closures

At times the Forestry Commission has to temporarily close areas of the forest while carrying out various maintenance work.PONSSE HARVESTER. NEW FOREST

This may mean that paths, bridges or cycle routes are unavailable for a short while to ensure that visitors are not injured by getting caught in the middle of a maintenance operation.

Keep an eye on this section of the website to read about any work that is going on near your favourite parts of the forest, or to find out the meaning of the operational signs you may see out and about.



Last updated: 26th May 2018


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England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.