Estimated Wild Boar numbers in the Forest

Each year the Forestry Commission estimate the size of the Wild Boar population in the Forest of Dean.

The latest figure is for 2018 which estimated 1,635 wild boar were present in the area. The population changes can be seen in the graphic – from local paper, the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley Review.

A graphic showing Estimated wild boar population in the Forest of Dean
Estimated wild boar population in the Forest of Dean