The demand for wood products is forecast to continue to rise towards 2050, based on a report by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES).
“Agroforestry isn’t a ‘no man’s land’ between forestry and agriculture and should receive specific policy support,” FAO Deputy Director-General, Climate and Natural Resources, Maria Helena Semedo said.
Forestry research & development in worker safety, carbon emission targets, design standards, biosecurity, fire detection, and genetics.
Newly-published research by an international team including scientists from Western Sydney University and CSIRO has found that younger, regrowing forests are much more capable of taking carbon dioxide out of the air and storing it away than older established forests. In research published in the…
James Cook University scientists have found that trees change their anatomy in response to prolonged drought.
South-western Australia’s tall karri forests require a new management approach for their conservation based on a changed moral consensus in the community, a new Curtin University study has found.
The Mid North Coast of New South Wales could become home to the world’s first biorefinery turning sawmill residues into renewable diesel and renewable bitumen.
New Zealand-grown Pinus radiata will be taller and slimmer in the future according to a new paper. While sequestering greater amounts of carbon, the trees will be more exposed to risks from extreme winds and wildfire.
Australia’s forestry sector continues to go from strength to strength, based on a report released by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES).