The North West Department of Forestry and police clamped down on illegal wood choppers in the Hartbeespoort area on Tuesday, confiscating tons of wood from trees chopped down in protected areas. According to the Kormorant, the illegal... Continue Reading
This article was shared by the R & B Timbers group from news.trust.org.
Have you ever run your hand across a gleaming table top and wondered where its wood came from? Or asked whose job it was to cut the logs that became your new bookcase? Whose trees... Continue Reading
The following article was shared by The R&B Timber Group from Forests News. Legal frameworks in Zambia, Mozambique and Tanzania suggest ways that investments in landscapes can contribute to sustainable development.
Diamonds, gold, oil, natural gas,... Continue Reading
The following article and video was shared by World Hardwood from Forests News on Timber laws set to shake up local industry.
Like many areas in Indonesia, the Regency of Berau in East Kalimantan is rich in natural resources such as timber. So naturally... Continue Reading
World Hardwood shared the following article on Sustainable forest management from ITTO. ITTO defines sustainable forest management (sometimes abbreviated to SFM) as:
The process of managing forest to achieve one or more clearly specified objectives of management with... Continue Reading