Our Minnesota Forest Gems

What’s an expansive way to provide quality wildlife habitat in Minnesota’s forests? Encourage landowners and businesses to use sustainable, responsible management and procurement practices on, or “certify”, nearly 8.4 million acres of public and private forests. Then identify the most outstanding and critical of those acres for management of their high conservation values. Voila! Quality forest management equals healthy, diverse […]

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January 2015 webinar: Updates on the FSC and SFI forest management certification standards

Tuesday, January 20th from noon to 1:00pm   Forests throughout Minnesota and around the world have been certified to the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) standards.  Both programs are anticipated to announce changes to their standards in 2014 – tune in for the latest updates! Speaker:  Kathryn Fernholz, Dovetail Partners, Inc. CE credits: SAF (1, Cat.1), MN […]

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