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NZIF Champions Arbor Day: Encourages Every New Zealander To Plant A Tree

Tuesday, 28 May 2024, 5:32 pm | NZIF

To mark Arbor Day, NZIF will be planting one tree for each of its members. This initiative symbolises our commitment to fostering a greener future and highlights the collective impact of individual actions. More >>

NZIFF Disappointed By Lack Of Historical Context In Land Use Report

Wednesday, 17 May 2023, 9:37 am | NZIF

Disappointment over the lack of historical context and the Crown's role within Ministerial Inquiry into Land Use Report The New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) expresses deep disappointment in the Ministerial Inquiry into Land Use causing woody debris ... More >>

Don’t Trees Remove Carbon From The Atmosphere Minister?

Saturday, 15 October 2022, 5:40 pm | NZIF

New forest planting is no excuse for polluters to delay reducing their emissions, however we agree with the Climate Change Commission: the nation needs time in the quest to reduce carbon use. Recent studies show planting new forests (exotic or native) ... More >>

Recognition For Forestry’s Highest Achievers In 2022

Friday, 16 September 2022, 11:19 am | NZIF

This week at an awards dinner held in Auckland the New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF) announced the winners of its three most prestigious awards. The 2022 recipients are acknowledged for their diverse range of skills and experience. From hard graft ... More >>

Forestry Industry Challenges The Gaps In He Waka Eke Noa

Sunday, 12 June 2022, 4:11 pm | NZIF

Aotearoa’s forestry sector has been committed to a proactive stance in the battle against climate change, since it entered the ETS in 2008. In the fourteen years since then there’s been a lack of real commitment from agriculture to join the fight. ... More >>

Changing Causes And Impacts Of Unwanted Fires In Our Forest And Rural Landscapes

Friday, 3 December 2021, 7:25 pm | NZIF

Commercial forests and climate change are regularly cited as contributors to an increase in unwanted rural fires in New Zealand. However, evidence suggests other factors are exacerbating the causes and impacts of fires. The New Zealand Institute ... More >>

The NZ Improv Fest Is Close To Home In 2020

Saturday, 19 September 2020, 2:39 pm | NZIF

Every year improvisers from around the globe gather in Wellington to celebrate the New Zealand Improv Festival (NZIF), but COVID-19 has put a roadblock on those looking to arrive from further afield. Returning to its roots this year with a Close to Home ... More >>

Forest Charity Has Record Year

Sunday, 15 July 2018, 3:28 pm | NZIF

The NZIF Foundation announces education and research awards totalling $41,000. “For this year’s allocation of funds, we were excited to have more awards, receive more applications and announce a record level for distributions”, said Dr Andrew McEwen, ... More >>

Emission Trading Scheme Imbalance Will Cost New Zealanders

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 9:46 am | NZIF

July 31, 2017 - Recent updates to the Government’s Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) are a mixed bag according to sources in the New Zealand Forestry industry. More >>

Professional Foresters Award Their Achievers

Tuesday, 8 July 2014, 3:21 pm | NZIF

Leaders in the forestry industry were recognised at the New Zealand Institute of Forestry’s annual awards dinner held in Napier last night. More >>

Angel investment at record levels

Tuesday, 25 August 2009, 10:48 am | NZIF

Angel investors have invested a record $30 million into young New Zealand companies over the first six months of 2009, taking the amount invested over the past three-and-a-half years to over $100 million, according to theYoung Company Finance Private Finance ... More >>




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