This document contains the following information: Forestry Commission Great Britain/England annual report 2006 to 2007 (for the year ended 31 March 2007).
The role of the Forestry Commission is to ensure the sustainable management of Britain’s forests and woodlands in order to promote the diverse benefits that forests provide to meet the needs of present and future generations.
This publication sets out the Commission’s annual report and accounts for Great Britain and for England for the year 2006-07, covering its activities in England, such as programmes to promote rural development, economic regeneration of former industrial land and disadvantaged communities, and conservation of forests and woodlands; as well as those functions which are funded on a GB-wide basis, such as plant health, international policy and research.
Separate reports are made to the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly for Wales to cover activities in Scotland and Wales.
This paper was laid before Parliament in response to a legislative requirement or as a Return to an Address and was ordered to be printed by the House of Commons.