Press releases

All the latest press releases from Forestry Commission Scotland and the National Forest Estate. You can follow this feed with RSS or Atom, or on Twitter. We also publish news articles on our news blog.


Fun in the Forest at Boden Boo

Forestry Commission Scotland and Renfrewshire Interfaith Group are encouraging the community to come along to their Fun in the Forest event at Boden Boo woodland on Saturday 2nd July 12-4pm.

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Community Forest Party at Whitby Street Woodland

Forestry Commission Scotland and Parkhead Youth Project are encouraging the local community to celebrate with them at a Forest Party at Whitby Street Woodland on 26th June, 12 – 4pm.

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Monster new mtb skills area for Fochabers

A new skills area at the Moray Monster Trails in Fochabers will be officially opened next week (Sunday 19 June, 11.30am).

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Scottish pine martens reviving Welsh cousins' fortunes

An ambitious project to revive the dwindling pine marten population in Wales has got off to a good start, with help from Forest Enterprise Scotland (FES).

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Foresters canoe the great glen to save lives – with trees

A fundraising effort by a group of intrepid foresters to canoe across Scotland in a single journey is helping to save lives in Africa – with trees.

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The Picts – shortlisted for top UK archaeology award

A Forestry Commission Scotland learning resource which helps pupils discover the mysterious Picts has been shortlisted for a prestigious UK archaeological award.

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Learnie Red Rock's Big Birthday Bash

Learnie Red Rocks mountain bike trails are ten years old this year – and a special family day of free activities is being organised to mark the occasion.

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Fire warning

Forest Enterprise Scotland (FES) is urging woodland visitors to not light fires or start barbecues during their day out.

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Give your views on Bennachie’s future

Forest Enterprise Scotland (FES) is inviting organisations and individuals to give their views on Bennachie’s future.

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