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Monday, 04 February 2013
First Public Consultation dates set by the International Generic Indicator (IGI) Steering Committee

Forest (© FSC I.C.)© FSC I.C.The First Draft of the International Generic Indicators (IGIs) will be publicly consulted from 15 February to 15 April 2013. read more …


Thursday, 31 January 2013
EUTR and FSC

FSC Certified Logs (© Elie Hakizumwami)© Elie HakizumwamiThe EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) came into force on 3rd March 2013, making it illegal to place illegally harvested timber and timber products on the EU market. read more …


Thursday, 31 January 2013
Practices used in certified forests help improve biodiversity confirms RSPB study

An Orange Tip Butterfly in FSC certified Savernake Forest (© Max More)© Max MoreForestry practices, such as clear-felling and replanting, coppicing, and even widening roads and enlarging glades, can all have a positive effect on biodiversity in commercial forests, confirms a study undertaken by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB). read more …


Monday, 21 January 2013
Off on a wintery forest walk? Don’t forget your camera!

FSC certified Savernake Forest in Winter: 'The Grand Avenue' (© Max More)© Max MoreWhy not make the most of the snowy weather and visit an FSC certified forest with your camera? read more …


Thursday, 17 January 2013
Be a part of a Virtual Forest!!

Draw a Tree! read more …


Thursday, 17 January 2013
Regularly Scheduled Webinars to Introduce the FSC Online Claims Platform

FSC Timber (© Elie Hakizumwami)© Elie HakizumwamiThe Introductory FSC Online Claims Platform (OCP) webinar is available to all stakeholders who are interested in learning more about this new program from FSC. read more …



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