Categories
Forest Management

The Importance of Community Participation in Forest Management

The country of Cameroon contains some of the largest expanses of mangrove forest in the world. In total the main coastal expanses of woodland cover around 250,000 ha between the…

Categories
Forest Management

An Introduction into the Economics of Timberland Investment

In response to the climate crisis, many environmental activists have promoted the idea of planting more trees and investing in woodland areas. However, before jumping on the visionary bandwagon it…

Categories
Forest Management

Beyond Planting Trees

In recent years there have been many pledges by governments, organisations, and private individuals in the UK to plant a certain number of trees – be it 50 or 20…

Categories
Forest Management

Sustainable Forest Management: 5 Common Misconceptions

Standards for sustainable forest management vary widely depending on prevailing forest environments. Such standards can only be defined at a national or regional level through democratic legislative or other participatory…