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Sustainable Procurement of Wood and Paper-based Products

January 2015

By World Resources Institute and WBCSD Forest Solutions  

Forest Certification Matrix

October 2010

The Forest Certification Matrix compares each major certification program in these areas: Basic Information, Governance, Standardization, Verification and Product Tracking. …

Biomass as a Source of Energy

May 2009

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, “Biomass is non-fossil fuel material of biological origin constituing a renewable energy source.”1 …

Who Owns America’s Forests?

May 2008

Forest Ownership Patterns and Family Forest Highlights from the National Woodland Owner Survey By The U.S. Department of Agriculture and …

Hansel and Gretal Walk in the Forest, Landowners Walk in the Woods: A Qualitative Examination of the Language Used by Family Forest Owners

February 2007

  By Kyle Andrejczyk, Brett J. Butler, Mary L. Tyrrell, and Judith Langer In 2007, a series of focus groups …