Young tree in plantation, Canada

GRID-Arendal/Lawrence Hislop2014

The United Nations

The United Nations
New York, United States

Sustainable forest management involves the maintenance and enhancement of forest environments, ensuring longevity of forest ecosystems while allowing the best possible environmental, economic, social and cultural opportunities now and into the future. In Canada, the world’s largest exporter of forest products, harvest rates and strict jurisdictions are set to ensure long term ecosystem sustainability, protecting soil and water resources and 55% of all energy used by the forestry sector is renewable bio-energy.


  • Title: Young tree in plantation, Canada
  • Creator: GRID-Arendal/Lawrence Hislop
  • Date Created: 2014
  • Location: North America, Canada
  • Subject Keywords: tree, planting, forest
  • Original Source: http://www.grida.no/resources/3115
  • Rights: © Lawrence Hislop/GRID-Arendal

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