Articles about forestry


Dr. Keith Blatner Next Editor in Chief of Journal of Forestry

Last updated: 06/19/2019

December 15, 2017 The Society of American Foresters announced Dr. Keith A. Blatner, CF, as Editor in Chief of the Journal of Forestry. Dr. Blatner’s appointment for a three-year...

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How can planning better serve ancient woodland?

Last updated: 06/10/2019

Ancient woodland takes thousands of years to evolve and is the most species-rich land habitat. Yet it is not a formal designation, and the ancient woodland inventory is only...

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COP23 Special: From Balikpapan to global climate action

Last updated: 05/20/2019

Join discussions on the topics mentioned here with the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and partners at COP23 on 9 November in Bonn, Germany. Promising to...

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New Director General reflects on the future of forests and research

Last updated: 05/15/2019

Robert Nasi, Director General of the Center for International Forestry Research (right), conducting field research in the Yoko Forest Reserve, Democratic Republic of the Congo,...

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Farmers encouraged to apply for woodland creation grant - Farming UK News

Last updated: 05/15/2019

The Countryside Stewardship Woodland Creation Grant will open from 2 January 2018.Farmers and landowners can apply for up to £6,800 per hectare to plant and protect more trees...

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FAO forestry newsroom

Last updated: 05/10/2019

Global experts to debate benefits of Sustainable Wood for a Sustainable World Rome, Italy, 30 October, 2017 – The financial, social, and environmental benefits of sustainable...

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ASEAN foresters need closer integration - Agroforestry World

Last updated: 04/13/2019

Representatives of several ASEAN member states agreed that closer integration of community forestry across the region would help to improve farmers’ livelihoods, trade and...

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Stress relief provided by Green Spaces Are Measureable and Predictable - Medical News Bulletin

Last updated: 02/13/2019

The value of “tranquil” environments has long had a logical, but immeasurable, effect on improving human life, with community tranquil spaces proven to increase overall...

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EU states call for tough action on deforestation to meet 2020 UN goal

Last updated: 11/15/2018

The UK, France and Germany have called on the European commission to launch tough new action to halt deforestation by the end of the year. A long-delayed EU action plan should...

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Sustaining Canada’s Forests Using Spatial Analytics

Last updated: 11/15/2018

How can spatial analytics help Canadian forest industry meet increasing demand for wood products and yet, support sustainability of the wide range of values that our massive...

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