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FERM Department Head Search OSU CoF - News - 5 hours agoThe College of Forestry at Oregon State University seeks a Department Head for the Forest Engineering, Resources and Management Department. The College of Forestry is one of the world's premier education, research, and outreach institutions. We invite you to submit nominations or an application... (more) Additional Information: Recruitment Information
After the wildfire: Texas A&M University students help recover the Lost Pines TFS - News - 9 hours agoApproximately 4,000 more trees are taking root in wildfire-scarred Texas soil this weekend thanks to the planting efforts of student volunteers from Texas A&M University.
Message from the presidents: Emissaries for the environment treehugger - News - 13 hours agoPresident’s Day can be a good time to reflect on the issues that are important to us and re-commit to taking action.
REDD in the news: 13-19 February 2017 REDD-Monitor - News - 15 hours agoREDD-Monitor’s round-up of the week’s news on forests, climate change, and REDD. For regular updates, follow @reddmonitor on Twitter. 13 February 2017 Landsat Eyes Help Guard the World’s Forests U.S. Geological Survey press release, 13 February 2017 “We’re seeing the loss of forests in many places,” said Matthew Hansen, a professor at the University of […]
Trees in Andes to counter Peru’s climate and water crisis, says Swiss scientist ICRAF - News - 18 hours agoIn Peru, the Andes used to be home to biting poverty but are far more prosperous today. Their indigenous inhabitants benefited from land reform, and successive governments have invested in roads, municipalities and even sports grounds. Nevertheless, there... The post Trees in Andes to counter Peru’s climate and water crisis, says Swiss scientist appeared first on Agroforestry World .
Indonesian president hands over management of forests to indigenous people CIFOR - News - 19 hours agoIn a fresh start in customary forest recognition by the State, President Joko Widodo bestows the right to manage customary forests on nine indigenous communities
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Staying ahead of the Curve Paper Advance - News - 22 hours agoThe PaperWeek Canada and BIOFOR International conferences welcomed more than 1,000 participants and 40 exhibitors in 2017, who are demonstrated a commitment to this year's theme of, 'Staying Ahead of the Curve' ! For Greg Hay, CEO of PAPTAC, PaperWeek and BIOFOR were complementary events and served to reach and connect people interested in, and committed to, the future of the pulp and paper industry.
New major nanocellulose project starting in northern Sweden Paper Advance - News - 22 hours agoWith the aim to establish production of crystalline nanocellulose (CNC), a project will be started for development of the test bed TinyBTalented and new applications on a large scale. With a budget of 8 million SEK, the project also aims to establish working methods for future application development. Processum will be acting as project leader for this project with many participants, i.e. Holmen, Melodea, Mid Sweden University, MoRe Research, Organofuel, RISE Chemistry, Materials and Surfaces as...
Indonesian district government takes over FTA approach Smart Tree-Invest CGIAR - News - 22 hours agoBy Sacha Amaruzaman, originally published at ICRAF’s Agroforestry World Blog The Government of Buol District, Indonesia, has committed to replicate three activities of the Smart Tree-Invest project run by the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) under the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry, with funding from the International Fund for Agricultural Development. The activities include farmers’ learning groups that […] The post Indonesian district government takes over FTA approach...