Tag Archives: forest

ForestrySA to host a weekend of forest activities

In November last year six South Australian artists took part in ForestrySA’s ‘Artists in Residence Program’ at ForestrySA’s Thomas Hill Study Centre at Cudlee Creek in the Adelaide Hills. Source: Timberbiz
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Malaysia speeds up forest plantation

Malaysia’s government plans to allocate RM3 billion to expand the country’s forest plantation by up to 375,000ha by 2020 to ensure a sustainable and guaranteed supply of raw materials for wood related industries. Source: The Star Online
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Measuring the impact of forest fires

A team of scientists from the USDA Forest Service’s Pacific Southwest Research Station and the University of Córdoba in Spain recently developed a new methodology that measures the economic impact of forest fires on timber resources. Source: Timberman
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Timber Queensland wants native forest access

Queensland’s timber industry has asked the new LNP state government to consider allowing harvesters back into some native forests. Source: ABC Rural
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Furore over forest ownership

SCOTLAND has the smallest amount of forest in public ownership of any country in Europe. The vast majority of forestry in Scotland is in the possession of a small number of landed estates, with many of the owners living abroad.
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Cuts to forest rotations denied by Government

The Minister for Forests says the South Australian Government has not said it will slash forest rotations in the south-east.
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