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A day in the life of a Ranger in Aberdeenshire

Our Ranger explains how we plan forestry work around wildlife living in the forest.

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Hazelwood creation at The Faery Isles, West Argyll

FES are creating a new hazel wood in Faery Isles, Knapdale.

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Managing forests for wildcats

Find out how wildcats and forestry live together in Clashindarroch Forest.

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FCS delivers on the Mackinnon recommendations

Find out the highlights from FCS's work to improve the tree planting process.

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New workshops for woodland creation grants

Looking to get your woodland creation grant application right first time? Sign up to our workshops in March.

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The Forest, episode 5.

Community Projects Manager, Lyndy Renwick, shares her experiences of filming The Forest

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The Forest, episode 3

Our Environment Forester, Gareth Ventress, shares his highlights from BBC One Scotland’s documentary, The Forest.

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Water voles thriving in the Trossachs

Water Voles are thriving in restored wetlands on the National Forest Estate.

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The Forest

Galloway Forest Park is staring in a new BBC One Scotland documentary series tonight, BBC One at 19.30 hours.

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