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Managing your forests

green arrow 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.


Latest news

  • Forest Tourism Supporting The Local Economy

    The multi-million pound investment in Galloway Forest Park’s new visitor centres has been hailed as a “great boost for the local economy” by Environment & Climate Change Minister Paul Wheelhouse.
  • Culbin Survey To Improve Visitor Experience

    Forestry Commission Scotland is carrying out a survey in and around Culbin Forest to find out how the visitor experience there might be improved.
  • Close Shave For 3 Quines

    Three women in Forestry Commission Scotland’s Huntly based team have so far raised £2000 for north east cancer charities by having their heads shaved.

Supporting Scotland's forests

blue arrowForestry Commission Scotland advises and implements forestry policy to protect and expand Scotland's forests and to increase their value to society and the environment