Aerial view of Spernal and Windmill Hill
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Forest highlights of 2021

31 December 2021
 by 
Beth Brook
In the face of continued challenges throughout 2021, England’s largest new native broadleaf Forest carried on growing. As 2022 begins we asked Beth Brook, our Chief Executive, for her highlights of 2021
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Finding comfort in the Forest

21 July 2021
 by 
Annie Hoeman
Annie shares how the Forest has brought her comfort and strength since losing her husband Mike.
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The right tree in the right place

30 June 2021
 by 
Heart of England Forest
Planting trees is a widely recognised way of combatting climate change but is important to plant the right tree in the right place.
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Why the purple emperor butterfly is flourishing in the Forest

30 June 2021
 by 
Heart of England Forest
The Forest is likely to become a top national site for the elusive purple emperor butterfly according to national expert.
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Q&A with our Forest Ambassador

30 June 2021
 by 
Heart of England Forest
We caught up with Formula E racing car driver and Forest Ambassador Alexander Sims to discover his motivations for supporting the Forest.
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First Forest BioBlitz

9 June 2021
 by 
Heart of England Forest
The first ever Forest BioBlitz is taking place on 2nd and 3rd July, but what is a BioBlitz, why are we doing one, and how can you get involved?
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Reptiles in the Forest

28 May 2021
 by 
Heart of England Forest
There are six reptile species that are native to the UK, three of which have been confirmed in the Forest. Read more about these fascinating native reptiles.
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