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The Prince of Wales Award for Sustainable Forestry

Tuesday, 9 October 2018, 9:23 am | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry is delighted to announce that David Saathof has been awarded The Prince of Wales Award for Sustainable Forestry in 2018. This award recognises engagement in the principles and practice of sustainable forest ... More >>

Recognising outstanding contributions to NZ forestry

Thursday, 12 July 2018, 12:08 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The NZ Institute of Forestry recognised the contribution of two of its outstanding leaders at its Annual Awards Dinner in Nelson last night. Peter Clark of Rotorua received the NZIF Forester of the Year award. The award recognises an Institute member ... More >>

Institute of Forestry congratulates Dr Gordon Hosking

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 11:23 am | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry congratulates Dr Gordon Hosking for his recent appointment as an Officer of the NZ Order of Merit, for services to Conservation. Dr Hosking has been a member of the New Zealand Institute of Forestry since 1977, ... More >>

Forestry roundtable meeting

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 10:57 am | NZ Institute of Forestry

His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, participated in a forestry roundtable meeting over the weekend hosted by the Institute of Foresters Australia, in Queensland’s beautiful Mossman Gorge. More >>

Institute of Forestry's relationship with Prince of Wales

Monday, 9 April 2018, 6:03 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, participated in a forestry roundtable meeting over the weekend hosted by the Institute of Foresters Australia, in Queensland’s beautiful Mossman Gorge. More >>

Recent graduates doing well in forestry sector

Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 10:18 am | NZ Institute of Forestry

Recent tertiary graduates are earning good incomes from their employment in the forest industry, according to a recent survey by the New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF). More >>

2017’s Top NZ Forester Announced

Monday, 11 September 2017, 1:12 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

Passionate forestry industry champion Garth Cumberland has been presented with the coveted NZIF Forester of the Year award for 2017. More >>

NZIF Foundation Announces 2017 Awards

Monday, 11 September 2017, 1:02 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The NZIF Foundation announced its 2017 awards at the New Zealand Institute of Forestry conference dinner in Rotorua last week. The awards encourage and support forestry-related education, training and research through the provision of grants, scholarships and ... More >>

Forestry Professionals Back in the Market

Friday, 25 August 2017, 9:39 am | NZ Institute of Forestry

An amendment to the Real Estate Agents (Exemptions) Regulations 2017 will permit registered members of the NZ Institute of Forestry (NZIF) to carry out real estate work in the forestry sector without being licensed real estate agents. More >>

Foresters Award their Achievers

Friday, 2 September 2016, 1:18 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry’s President James Treadwell announces two awards. Forester of the Year is one of the highest accolades in the industry, recognizing contribution, leadership, excellence and integrity. More >>

Prince of Wales encourages sustainable forest management

Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 4:58 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

Two new forestry awards for New Zealand and Australia were announced at the New Zealand Institute of Forestry Conference in Dunedin. More >>

NZIF Conference - Dunedin Town Hall, Dunedin

Wednesday, 10 August 2016, 1:18 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

If so great, we look forward to seeing you. It is going to be an interesting couple of days. More >>

Stop Fiddling while Rome burns

Saturday, 23 April 2016, 6:25 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) is calling on the Government to stop fiddling while Rome burns regarding reducing greenhouse gases. More >>

Forestry’s Importance Recognised

Monday, 11 January 2016, 2:10 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) is pleased to note the recognition of the importance of forestry within the New Year Honours list. Andrew McEwen, immediate past president of NZIF received an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for ... More >>

Institute of Forestry welcomes the COP21 agreement

Monday, 14 December 2015, 1:40 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) welcomes the latest international agreement on climate change and challenges the Government to lift its game. “As a New Zealander I am embarrassed about how little we are doing to reduce climate change” said President ... More >>

Additional pest control needed to save Northland’s Forests

Monday, 14 December 2015, 8:46 am | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) is concerned about the rapid degradation of Northland’s forests due to inadequate pest control. “The short film made public by Forest and Bird shows as a society we have a serious problem if we are to even ... More >>

Launch of a New Zealand Forest Policy Project

Tuesday, 11 August 2015, 7:40 am | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) held its annual conference today at Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, with President James Treadwell’s opening address introducing the Forest Policy Project. More >>

Land Use Policy is now urgent

Monday, 22 June 2015, 4:48 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) welcomes the latest in a series of reports from the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment (PCE) on NZ’s declining water quality. The Commissioner’s June 2015 report issues the same warnings related ... More >>

Forestry Told it is Not Important

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 4:48 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The Government announced its cabinet yesterday, and in the process told the Forestry Sector it is not important. The forest sector has called for a senior cabinet post for some time. Forestry needs an effective cabinet voice if it is to fulfil its ability ... More >>

Taxpayer Awards the Polluter

Thursday, 4 September 2014, 3:53 pm | NZ Institute of Forestry

The National party announced it will spend $200 million of taxpayers and ratepayers money to buy stream side land on dirty dairy farms. The New Zealand Institute of Forestry has consistently demanded the Government stop paying the polluters to pollute ... More >>

 

 

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