Community tree nurseries - guest blog

Guest blog by Nigel Pugh, Coed Cadw - The Woodland Trust "Growing with Trees – reconnecting with nature" Read more

New wildlife corridor created by RSPB Cymru and the Long Forest Project

Staff and volunteers from RSPB Cymru and Keep Wales Tidy took part in two days of hedge planting as part of the Long Forest Project at RSPB Cors Ddyga nature reserve on Anglesey Read more

New hedgerows planted by volunteers in Coed y Morfa, Denbighshire

Volunteers from Morfa Gateway and Denbighshire County Council’s Nature for Health programme took part in the hedgelaying at Coed y Morfa nature reserve Read more

Help for hedgerows at Coedpoeth Community Centre

Work has begun on an 80m hedge at a community centre in Coedpoeth, Wrexham Read more

Plant a hedge, help a hog!

Wildlife experts are worried about the sharp decline in the UK hedgehog population, as well as numbers of other small mammals and birds. Read more

Treemendous Teamwork - planting session with Anglesey Sea Zoo

Article by the Anglesey Sea Zoo about their planting session as part of the Long Forest project Read more

Tir Coed Blog - Tree Planting Volunteering Day

Blog post by Tir Coed about tree planting at Southwood Farm, a National Trust site above Newgale in Pembrokeshire Read more

Volunteers help to create a tree nursery in Denbighshire

Eight volunteers from the Woodland Skills Centre worked on building a polytunnel which will be used to grow hedgerow trees from locally collected seed. Read more

Hedges- living history in the landscape

What many of us don’t realise is the age and historical significance of some of our hedgerows. Read more

Monmouthshire beeches take the limelight

Veteran beech trees near the River Usk in Llanellen are having their seeds harvested and propagated to assure a healthy future for these magnificent trees. Read more

Red squirrels get a boost on Anglesey

The iconic red squirrel is getting a helping hand from the Long Forest project on Anglesey. Since the start of the project, 2700 hedge trees have been planted, improving over a kilometre of hedgerow. Read more

Rare fen habitat protected by hedge planting

Llangloffan Fen was a selected site for the Long Forest project in Pembrokeshire, because it is a rare habitat with associated rare species. Read more

Rejuvenation of historic hedges in Holt, Wrexham

The Long Forest in Holt aims to restore an 1848 hedgerow system by replanting and repairing hedgerow lines with hawthorn Read more

The Long Forest app is now live!

The Long Forest app is now live. Why not check out our handy Species ID guide to see what is in your hedgerows today! Read more

Traditional skills bring hedges back to life

Eight Long Forest volunteers from Anglesey completed a two day hedge laying course at Coleg Glyn Llifon in Caernarfon. Read more

New green corridor for the red squirrels on Anglesey

Hedgerows are being planted across the width of Anglesey as part of Long Forest Read more