Former North Lanarkshire coal site to become 470 hectare forest

Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) has begun working on a development plan to transform a former open coalfield site in North Lanarkshire into a new forest.

by Dan Symonds
he 475ha Damside site is located 1.5km south of Shotts - credit: FLS
he 475ha Damside site is located 1.5km south of Shotts - credit: FLS

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