Aerial view of Spernal and Windmill Hill
News

Tree planting season has arrived

31 October 2022
 by 
Heart of England Forest
It is a busy time in the Forest as tree planting season begins. Thanks to our forestry team and volunteers, new native woodland will be created whilst we also continue to create and maintain the other extensive habitats in the Forest.
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Volunteering to help the Forest and the environment

31 May 2022
 by 
Jonathan Saunders, Volunteer Manager
From tree planting to wildlife monitoring, inspiring our future Forest Guardians and micro volunteering from home, discover six ways that our volunteers are helping us to grow the Forest and tackle climate change.
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Wetland birds in the Forest

31 May 2022
 by 
Imogen Rutter, Biodiversity Officer
The areas of wetland found within the Forest are home to a variety of wetland birds and waders. Discover the species to spot when walking in the Forest.
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Heart of England Forest receives £499,446 from the Trees Call to Action Fund

29 May 2022
 by 
Heart of England Forest
In partnership with three local authorities, the charity will lead a three year project to engage with landowners and local communities to increase tree cover across the landscape.
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Spring flora of interest at Gorcott Hill Wood

11 May 2022
 by 
Tasha Cain, Gorcott Biodiversity Officer
The woodland floor at Gorcott Hill is a sea of colour with lots of springtime favourites, many of which indicate ancient woodland habitat.
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Making space for nature at home

11 May 2022
 by 
Emma Kersley, Assistant Biodiversity Officer (Grasslands)
Our gardens are essential habitats and there are easy ways that we can make a big difference to nature at home and in our communities.
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More reasons to visit the Forest this National Walking Month

30 April 2022
 by 
Heart of England Forest
Exciting developments that will enhance time spent in the woodlands offer more reasons to visit the Forest.
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