Official website of the New Zealand Farm Forestry Association

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Forest Certification

Environmental certification and the small forest grower:
A report for the New Zealand Farm Forestry Association May 2009 (Pdf file, 838kb).

The multi-million dollar question: Is forest certification working?
September, 2013, link to article in Forests News.
 

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NZFOA Certification webpage 

Small and Low Intensity Managed Forests (SLIMF) 

NZ Forest Owners Association 

The NZ Forest Owners website provides the most up to date information on the NZ standard and outlines where the FSC process is at. It also has the most current standard hosted there. 

There is a specific SLIMF section on the NZFOA website. 

www.nzfoa.org.nz/
certification

www.nzfoa.org.nz/
certification/slimf

Free 

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Forestry Stewardship Council web information 

Forest Stewardship Council 

The FSC international website is quite useful. 

https://ic.fsc.org/index.htm

Free 

 

Forest management and certification webpage 

Proforest, UK 

Proforest in the UK has a number of reports that are of use. However, they are quite detailed and generally focus on a specific issue, so would only be applicable to the real enthusiast. 

www.proforest.net/
projects/forest-management

Free 

 

 

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