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Wednesday, 01 March 2017
Open for second consultation: Revised draft of the FSC Trademark Standard

Consultation (© FSC I.C.)© FSC I.C.All stakeholders are invited to comment on the second draft of the Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 – Requirements for Use of the FSC Trademarks by Certificate Holders – through our new FSC Consultation Platform. The deadline for commenting is 30 April 2017. read more …

Wednesday, 04 January 2017
FSC Publishes Revised Chain of Custody Standards

(© FSC GD)© FSC GDThe FSC Board of Directors has approved revised FSC chain-of-custody standards FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0 and FSC-STD-20-011 V4-0. The revised standards will become effective on 1 April 2017. read more …

Monday, 27 March 2017
UKWAS 4, Take Two

(© FSC UK)© FSC UKWe reported back in the November 2016 issue of Forest Matters, that the draft national forest stewardship standard for the UK, familiar to forest managers as the UK Woodland Assurance Standard (UKWAS), had not been approved by FSC International. Since then, FSC UK has worked closely with FSC International and the UKWAS Steering Group to agree further changes to the standard, and a revised draft was submitted for approval on 13 February. read more …

Monday, 27 March 2017
Ancient Woodland Restoration Workshop: Friday 21 April, 2017

(© FSC UK)© FSC UK'Ancient Woodland Restoration in Action': Coed Llys, Glyndŵr University, Northop, Flintshire, Friday 21 April, 2017 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  read more …

Monday, 20 March 2017
Putting the forestry into forest education: FEN conference 23 March 2017

LOtC (© LOtC)© LOtCThe Forest Education Network (FEN) invites everyone with an interest in forest education to this special CPD event at Field Studies Council Bishops Wood Centre on Thursday 23rd March 2017. read more …

Friday, 17 March 2017
Today is International Day of Forests 2017!

(© FAO)© FAOToday celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all types of forests, all around the world. read more …

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