Lower Lye Woodland

Closed 28 May 2024

Opened 7 May 2024

Results updated 25 Jun 2024

Thanks for your interest in our proposals for a new woodland at Lower Lye       New woodland at Lower Lye | Forestry England

We have now carefully considered all the responses we received to our recent consultation .  These have been summarised tinto a consultation report together with our response to the key issues raised iand be viewed by clicking on the link below.

We will shortly be submitting our proposals for regulatory review by the Forestry Commission ahead of planting the new woodland.  As our plans progress, we will update our website at Lower Lye | Woodland creation | Forestry England



Forestry England would like to share with you draft proposals for the proposed new wood near Lower Lye.

The plans for the woodland can be viewed in the 'related' documents below.

Why your views matter

Your feedback, as well as site surveys, has helped shape proposals showing how the new woodland could look.  Forestry England value your comments and feedback on the proposal and hope to see you at our consultation events.

What happens next

The consultation will close at midnight on Tuesday 28th May, 2024. All responses will be summarised and included in a consultation report along with our response to the key issues raised and published on the consultation portal. Consultation feedback and further surveys will help shape the design proposal we will submit to the Forestry Commission for regulatory review ahead of planting the new woodland.  



  • Landowner / manager
  • Local community member
  • Wildlife management
  • West England
  • South West


  • Woodland management