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Working Together


Details of how we consult for new planting, felling licences and environmental impact assessment.

Partnerships and projects

What we are doing in the West Midlands.

West Midlands Forestry Framework

About the Framework and delivery of its objectives.

Managing our woodlands

How we sustainably manage the Forestry Commission estate for recreation and timber production.

Green Infrastructure

How we are supporting "Green Infrastructure" - a network of interconnected and multipurpose green areas.

Ancient woodlands

Information on the native and ancient woodlands in the West Midlands and how the Forestry Commission supports their regeneration and new planting.


Learn about woodfuel and biomass opportunities in the West Midlands and the benefits for woodland management, biodiversity and climate change.

Fronds of the bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum)




Forest Of Mercia

Learn about the Forest of Mercia - the Community Forest for the West Midlands.