South Africa

  • South African Forestry Sector Makes Chainsaw Training Safer With Virtual Reality

    Etiketter: Forestry
    In a world first, trainee chainsaw operators will soon be able to use a virtual reality (VR) application to test their theoretical knowledge and hone their skill in a simulated timber plantation. / Forestry South Africa
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  • Forestry South Africa launches new infographic for Arbor Month

    Etiketter: Forestry
    Sunday, September 1st saw the launch of National Arbor Month by Deputy Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries Ms Maggie Sotyu in Port Elizabeth. This year's theme is Forests and Sustainable Cities. / Forestry South Africa
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  • Record-breaking 9th annual Wood Conference

    Etiketter: Forestry
    Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) was a hive of activity on 26 February 2019, when delegates from across the world attended the ninth annual Wood Conference. / Forestry South Africa
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  • Forestry South Africa Submission on National Forest Amendment Bill

    Etiketter: Forestry
    Gazetted document and Forestry South Africa's comments on the National Forests Amendment Bill. Of major concern is that, despite the concerns we raised in our initial submission, the latest Bill still states that the State is the trustee of the nation's forestry resources". / Forestry South Africa
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  • Firefighter's Handbook on Wildland Firefighting - Strategy

    Etiketter: Forestry
    The NEW 4th Edition of this bestselling book by noted wildland firefighting author, Bill Teie is updated to address the most current NFPA and National Wildfire Coordinating Group. / Forestry South Africa
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  • Forestry Explained - call for more images

    Etiketter: Forestry
    Looking at forestry through another lens - Forestry Explained issues another call for photos! The Forestry Explained Instagram account (forestry_explained) provides a platform to promote the biodiversity and natural beauty found on forestry-owned land in South Africa. By using this popular social media channel, we aim to raise awareness about the rare and threatened species found in and around South Africa's commercial forests and dispel the myth that forestry-owned land are ‘green deserts'. / Forestry South Africa
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  • Working with Wood Show

    Etiketter: Wood
    As Arbour month draws to a close, the excitement builds among wood-lovers with the 2017 Working with Wood Show taking place in George this weekend 22-25 September. / Forestry South Africa
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  • South African Forestry & Forest Products Industry Facts (1915 - 2016)

    Etiketter: Forestry
    The final edition of the "Commercial Timber Resources and Primary Roundwood Processing in South Africa" publication from Werner Meyer of Forest Economic Services, who undertakes this annual census on behalf of DAFF. The download below has been updated to include the latest data for the 2015/16 year. / Forestry South Africa
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  • In South Africa, a chance to stop the illegal forest plunder for precious woods

    Etiketter: Forestry
    As the 17th Conference of the Parties (CoP17) to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) begins in South Africa, EIA released new analysis revealing the nature and scale of a highly destructive trade in precious woods from Africa, Asia, and the Americas. / Forest Bioenergy Review
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  • An Exciting New Agriculture and Forestry Industry Initiative

    Etiketter: Forestry
    AGFO Expo is an impressive new initiative focusing on the joint interests and natural symbiosis between the Agriculture and Forestry Industry. This first ever Agriculture and Forestry Expo will take place from Friday the 21st to Sunday the 23rd of October 2016 at the Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre in White River. / Forestry South Africa
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