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Guidelines for sustainable forest management systems

Johnson, Peter.

Guidelines for sustainable forest management systems

general audit principles and audit procedures for auditing sustainable forest management systems

by Johnson, Peter.

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Published by Canadian Standards Association in Rexdale, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable forestry -- Canada.,
  • Environmental protection -- Standards -- Canada.,
  • Sustainable forestry -- Standards -- Canada.,
  • Forest management -- Standards -- Canada.,
  • Auditing.,
  • Environmental auditing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[prepared by Peter Johnson].
    SeriesCSA -- PLUS 1133, National standard of Canada -- PLUS 1133.
    ContributionsCanadian Standards Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD387.S87 J6 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 7 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16367740M

    sustainable forest management during woody biomass harvesting. The Best management practices (BMPs) in this document are intended to help forest owners and loggers carry out woody biomass harvesting using sustainable management techniques that will protect our valuable natural resources. The recommendations below are general. Please refer to. procedures and management criteria for carrying out forest certification at regional, national or sub-national level. Regional and national systems include a range of regional, national and sub-national standards, such as the requirements for sustainable forest management, group certification, standard setting and many Size: KB.

    Criteria & Indicators of Sustainable Forest Management (C&I) are policy instruments by which sustainability of forest management in the country/region, or progress towards Sustainable forest management (SFM), may be evaluated and reported on. C&I is a conjunctive term for a set of objectives and the variables/descriptions allowing to evaluate whether the objectives are achieved or not. please call the Texas A&M Forest Service Water Resources office at () The following is a reference list of the revised guidelines: Revisions Listed by Section: Part I Best Management Practices Guidelines Planning – Road Construction and Maintenance – , , ,

    Principles of Sustainable Forest Management tinmountain T Tin Mountain Conservation Center is committed to educational initiatives and forest management on its landownership that promote ecological diversity, environmental stability, social responsiveness, long-term forest productivity, and economic viability. “GENERIC” Sustainable Forest Management Guidelines Given the wood product industry's need for assurance of future supplies of raw materials and the interest of consumers in forest products harvested in sustainable ways, the diversity of forests represents a major challenge to development of criteria for evaluating forest management practices.


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