Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, Forestry
The FAO Forestry Department helps nations manage their forests in a sustainable way. The organization’s approach balances social, economic and environmental objectives so that present generations can reap the benefits of the Earth’s forest resources while conserving them to meet the needs of future generations.
Forestlands Consulting provide highly experienced forest industry-related consulting services in Australia, and also undertakes projects in South East Asia, Papua New Guinea, Chile and China.
Forest and Wood Products Australia
Forest and Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA) is a not-for-profit company that provides national, integrated research and development services to the Australian forest and wood products industry.
Global Timber Forum
Global Timber Forum is an international timber sector networking and communications platform, with latest stories focused on the environmental, social and economic benefits of a sustainable, legal timber industry. Includes latest industry information, guidance, analysis, data and statistics.
Greening Australia started conserving and restoring Australia’s landscapes in 1982. With teams in 30 locations around the country and over 150 staff Greening Australia is an independent not-for-profit organization using the latest science to guide what’s best for landscape restoration and the people and wildlife that live in them.
Institute of Foresters of Australia
The IFA is Australia’s only professional body for foresters and other forestry professionals. On this site you can find information about becoming a member as well as forest-related training, publications, professional recognition and policy.
International Tree Foundation
The International Tree Foundation works with communities in Africa to carry out sustainable community forestry projects which help to increase their income, food security and soil and water quality through growing trees. Projects also protect and regenerate trees and forests, providing protection for the environment and atmosphere as well as habitats for rich biodiversity.
Land Care Australia
Landcare is a national network of thousands of locally-based community groups who care for the natural resources of the country. All around Australia, Landcare volunteers are proving that together they can repair and viably manage precious natural resources.
Make it Wood
Make It Wood – Do Your World Some Good aims to encourage the increased use of responsibly sourced wood as a building material. When sourced responsibly, wood can play a big part in helping tackle climate change. This is because wood is a low carbon option for building – when used in long-lived applications it stores carbon for the long-term, it is renewable and it has a lower embodied energy than many other building materials, such as concrete, steel or plastics.
Men of the Trees
Men of the Trees takes a leadership role by bringing people together from all walks of life, to grow trees and shrubs and to undertake revegetation activities with the community, partners and volunteers to improve the health, productivity and sustainability of degraded land.
National Tree Day
Tree Day provides an opportunity to do something positive for the local environment and community and to reconnect with nature.
New Zealand Institute of Forestry
The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) represents New Zealand’s forestry professionals. NZIF provides a forum for exchanging ideas, opinions and information. It also encourages and helps members attain and maintain the highest standards of professionalism.
The Meaning of Trees
Fred Hageneder has been researching trees since 1980, in conjunction with cultural history, mythology and comparative religion. Since 1999 Fred has written various ethnobotanical books about the cultural and spiritual history and meaning of trees. So far, his work has been translated into ten languages (Spanish, German, Dutch, Japanese,…).
Trees for Life
Trees For Life is a not for profit community based organisation working with everyday people to help restore our natural environment through revegetation and conservation. Funds are raised to help protect wildlife habitat and support work directed at tree reestablishon private land.
Trees for the Future
Trees for the Future is dedicated to improving the livelihoods of impoverished farmers by revitalizing degraded lands.
WWF is one of the largest environmental organisations in the world. Currently there are more than 1300 WWF conservation projects underway around the world, the vast majority of these focus on local issues.