NHS Forest Research

Ian Higgins, Environmental Project Manager at Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust has researched the feasibility of the NHS Forest for his Masters Dissertation. Acquiring/ twinning with nearby greenspace to achieve the planting target of 1.3 million trees and the evidence demonstrating the healing qualities and environmental benefits of trees were outcomes of the research. For more details of the research please see our evidence section http://www.nhsforest.org/evidence