Welcome to your forest!The Heart of England Forest has an exciting and ambitious vision. We’re planting tomorrow’s great native woodland, one tree at a time. A new broadleaf forest across the heart of the country that’s for everyone to enjoy.Click here to get involved.Forest Visitor Survey: Click to let us know what would make you visit more often Take the Forest survey What do you want to explore today?Enjoy the Forest safelyThe open space in the Forest enables people to benefit from getting outside whilst observing social distancing. We want visitors to enjoy the Forest safely. Read our guidance.Help us grow the Forest Become a Friend of the Forest and support our work creating a 30,000 acre forest to benefit the environment, wildlife and people for hundreds of years to come. Find out more. Sign up to our e-newsletterStay up to date with your forest by signing up to our e-newsletter today.Title*First Name*Last Name*Email Address** mandatoryI’m happy for you to keep me up-to-date with your work and how I can support you by email.Sign upMeet the teamOptimising biodiversity is one of our key aims and Biodiversity Manager Sophie is responsible for habitat management to ensure wildlife thrives here. Meet Sophie.Helping our native pollinatorsEnhancing the floristic diversity of the woodland rides and glades will ensure the Forest continues to be a haven for our vital pollinators. Find out more.Pollination in the Forest Along with the wildflower-rich grasslands in the Forest, many of the thirty native tree and shrub species we plant are beneficial for pollinators. Learn more.