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Who we are

Read about our organisation, Great Britain’s principal organisation for forestry and tree-related research, our vision and our strategic aims.

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Read all of the latest news and blogs from across Forest Research.

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Find out which events we’ll be appearing at, as well as events we’re hosting in the coming months.

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Find information and contact details for our staff, as well as groups and teams.


Explore our main locations across Great Britain including addresses and contact details for each.

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Core research programmes 2021-26

Read a summary of our seven core research programmes, their main work areas, and contacts.

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Annual reports and corporate plans

Download our latest Annual Report and Accounts, and browse through older reports.

Knowledge exchange and impact

Find out how we ensure our activities makes a difference through our Knowledge Exchange and Impact Strategy.

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The Holt Laboratory

Discover our state-of-the-art containment laboratory for identifying tree pests and diseases and conducting innovative research.

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Partnership and collaboration

Read about our main partners and collaborators, and find out how you can work with us in future.

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Find out how we buy goods and services as an organisation.