Black to Green
Black to Green is supported by the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund to conserve and enhance the industrial heritage and natural history within the Heart of the Forest.
Tree Coverage in the Heart of the Forest has risen from 1 to 27% in 25 years
Explore the Project
- Interpreting Hear about plans for the interpretation project and how you can get involved ...
- Wildlife Spotting Learn how to record the wildlife in your local area ...
- Heart of the Forest Discover what makes up the Heart of the Forest ...
- Local History Find out more about the rich industrial heritage within the Heart of the Forest ...
- 07 Nov 2017 Joseph Wilkes, the Entrepreneur Discover the story of Joseph Wilkes, an early entrepreneur from the Heart of the Forest. ... Read more
- 18 Nov 2017 Swadlincote Woodlands Community Woodfuel Help manage this lovely urban woodland and take wood home for your own use! All ... Read more
- 05 Dec 2017 Heart of the Forest Bird Life Andy Smith, Leicestershire and Rutland Ornithological Society, will present on the range of bird species ... Read more
Volunteer with us!
If you, or a group you work with, would like to get involved with the Black to Green Project, we would love to hear from you!