Scotland's National Forest Estate covers nearly 9% of Scotland and comprises forests, woodland and open ground. It's a national treasure and it's our privilege to be looking after it.
Upper Eskdale Development Group applies to the National Forest Land Scheme to purchase 1.09 hectares of land at Twiglees, near Lockerbie.
Budding photographers are invited to come along to the Bennachie Centre next month (Saturday 9 May) and pick up some top tips on getting the most out of a digital camera to capture some amazing wildlife images.
Forestry Commission Scotland advises and implements forestry policy to protect and expand Scotland's forests and to increase their value to society and the environment
Strategy, policy and guidance
- Strategy, policy and guidance
- The Scottish Forestry Strategy
- Our policies
- Soil and water management
- Historic environment
- Native Woodland Survey of Scotland
- Woodland expansion
- Climate change and renewable energy
- Our health strategy
- Our education strategy and reports
- Working with communities
- The planning system
- Forests and art