News and topics around our activities

Friday, 29 November 2019
Where can I find an FSC-certified Christmas tree?

FSC certified Christmas trees are available from many Forestry Commission sites. – The Forestry Commission was the first state forestry organisation in the world to achieve FSC forest management certification. Many FSC certified products are also available from their online shop. FSC-N002123FSC-certified Christmas trees are available in the UK. FSC trees are grown as part of a well-managed forest, minimising the use of pesticides and protecting forest plants and animals. Real trees also have the huge advantage of being recyclable, unlike their plastic counterparts. read more …

Friday, 15 November 2019
Consultation: Forest Management Group Standard

The FSC standard for forest management groups (FSC-STD-30-005) is currently being revised. The technical working group in charge of the revision had two in-person meetings before finalising the first draft. Now this document is ready for a public consultation from 8 November 2019 until 10 January 2020. read more …

Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Bat Worker Survey

The University of Cambridge Conservation Research Institute is looking for individuals with experience in bat conservation and/or management work to take part in a survey consultation. read more …

Wednesday, 30 October 2019
Webinar: Update on the Digitalisation of FSC FM Audit Reports

FSC is working on the digitalisation of FM audit data and reporting. We now invite all stakeholders for a webinar to give an update on the project. read more …

Monday, 30 September 2019
'Is it FSC?' delivery checklist – free to all UK-based certificate holders

The FSC chain of custody certification standard requires that procedures are in place to check suppliers’ sales and/or delivery documentation which accompanies FSC-certified material. It also requires that suppliers of FSC-certified materials include certain information in sales and/or delivery documents.

FSC UK is producing a pocket-sized checklist to support you in checking deliveries of FSC-certified materials. read more …

Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Llais y Goedwig Woodland Policy Seminar and AGM: Thursday 26 September

Join woodland groups, supporters and policy experts. read more …

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