The otterly wonderful otter!

Few sights bring more joy than seeing a family of otters frolicking on the riverbank. And we are pleased to say they have been spotted around the waterways in the Heart of England Forest…

Volunteers – giving the ‘x-tra’ factor

Many factors contribute to the smooth running of your Heart of England forest, but none more so than the essential work of our fantastic volunteers. We caught up with our Volunteer Coordinator, Tom Smith, and his happy band of helpers to find out what they’ve been up to recently

Why we love trees – the nitrogen cycle

Nitrogen is one of the most important elements on Earth, essential for the survival of all ecosystems, but it depends on a number of things to combine and make it useable. Among these, one is our favourite- trees!

The Heart of England Forest