The forests were threatened with being sold off to the private sector, but an independent report has concluded that ‘the public forest estate should remain in public ownership’ and that it provides ‘good value for money’. (Final Report, Independent Panel on Forestry, July 2012)
The campaign to save our forests was successful! Read more on 38 degrees.
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