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Forestry Commission and Forest Holidays team up to secure a future for British butterflies. - 17/08/2018

Forestry Commission and Forest Holidays team up to secure a future for British butterflies.

What a difference a year makes! With a dramatic change in weather since last summer, this year has been a bumper one for many species of British butterfly.

Pine marten returning to Kielder Water & Forest Park - 15/08/2018

Pine marten returning to Kielder Water & Forest Park

Camera footage has confirmed pine marten in Kielder Water & Forest Park for the first time since planting in 1926.

Forestry Commission England and Bury Council sign Memorandum of Understanding to protect and improve green spaces - 08/08/2018

Forestry Commission England and Bury Council sign Memorandum of Understanding to protect and improve green spaces

Councillor Alan Quinn, Cabinet Member for Environment, from Bury Council and Simon Hodgson, Chief Executive from Forestry Commission England met on Friday 3 August to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to help drive forward their work to help bring more greenspaces in the Bury area in to active management.

Unless there is more rain soon autumn will be brown and crispy and not colourful, say experts - 01/08/2018

Unless there is more rain soon autumn will be brown and crispy and not colourful, say experts

For a dazzling autumn display, a warm and slightly moist summer is needed so that the trees can build up sugars, which create the colours in their leaves say experts from Forestry Commission England.

Westonbirt Arboretum releases second book in ‘Spotter’s Guide’ Series - 05/07/2018

Westonbirt Arboretum releases second book in ‘Spotter’s Guide’ Series

Following the success of the hugely popular Tree Spotter’s Guide last year, Westonbirt Arboretum today announced the publication of the second book in the Spotter’s Guide series