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We offer management consulting services to clients throughout the forest products value chain, from resource providers to end users. Our unique experience allows us to recognise relevant driving forces and assess their impact on client business. We help clients capture strategic opportunities and avoid pitfalls.

One main area of our expertise lies in strategy formulation and execution regarding raw materials, markets and products. For instance, we help our clients find new business prospects in raw materiel procurement or better predict the competitive environment.

Another main area of our skills is to combine our leading-edge industry expertise and management consulting know-how with the best practices in the fields of sustainable ecosystem management and biodiversity protection such as supporting our clients in forest management and chain of custody certification.

Recent study:
Billion hectares of land have potential for forest restoration

We complement the skill set of client organisations with our wide and deep industry specific perspective. Our working methods range from technical analysis to process facilitation and from sparring to scenario workshops. We work well on every level of client organisations. With our unique understanding of the whole forest industry cluster, we can interpret trends or nuances in client business landscapes.

 

You can find some historical background information about central Eurpoean forestry here



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2017-08-15 07:47 |

In recognition of bamboo’s potential in Ecuador as a material for the construction of earthquake-resistant structures, in addition to the recent publication of a government guide on the sustainable management and use of bamboo, INBAR has co-organised a training scholarship for 29 Ecuadorians. The Seminar, on Innovative Uses of Bamboo in Post-earthquake Reconstruction for Ecuador, […]

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2017-08-15 05:46 |

WE ARE CELEBRATING A BIG MILESTONE: ALERT BLOGS ARE NOW REACHING OVER 1 MILLION READERS PER WEEK. 

THANKS!  AND PLEASE CONTINUE SHARING ALERT BLOGS, NEWS, AND PRESS RELEASES WITH OTHERS WHO CARE ABOUT VITAL ENVIRONMENTAL, RESEARCH, AND POLICY ISSUES. 

 

Clay Ogg is a leading author and researcher with the U.S. National Center for...

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2017-08-15 04:58 |

In 1995, the U.S. Forest Service spent 16 percent of its total budget on fighting fires.

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2017-08-15 04:41 |

The 1967 Sundance Fire will be remembered in four ceremonies marking the fiftieth anniversary of the tragic northern Idaho conflagration.

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2017-08-15 04:29 |

In 2013, Slovenian archaeologist Ivan Sprajc hacked his way through a remote jungle on Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula.

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2017-08-15 04:15 |

Susannah Burley was dealing with an insurance adjuster when I caught up with her to talk about green infrastructure in the aftermath of the most recent unexpected New Orleans flood.

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2017-08-15 04:02 |

Likely due to the first line in its state song, Oklahoma largely is regarded as a plains state.

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2017-08-15 03:51 |

Hot Weather Equals Summer Smoke August 2017 has covered much of the West with a blanket of smoke.  Although the media has been portraying this as coming from the BC fires, there are fires throughout the region and there’s bound to be more.  This is unfortunate for everyone and our forests. The weather is hot … Continue reading "Smoke"

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2017-08-14 09:00 |

Ottawa, ON –The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa (Habitat GO) are joining forces for a “Women in Wood” Build Day on Tuesday, August 15 to help build homes alongside Ottawa families in need of affordable housing.

The second-ever “Women in Wood” Build Day will take place at Habitat GO’s largest build to date, Leacross Landing, which consists of 16 townhomes being built in Orléans at...

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2017-08-14 05:36 |

Eastern larch beetles, tiny burrowing bugs native to Minnesota, are exploding in number across the state’s northern forest and have killed or damaged about a third of the state’s tamarack trees — one of the first clear signs of a rapidly changing climate.

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2017-08-13 06:07 |

Sandra Cummings is an African American woman who is a part owner of two forested landscapes in Georgia.

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2017-08-13 03:41 |

Do you know where your water comes from?

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2017-08-12 21:20 | Hiking on the Pacific Crest Trail with the family.

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2017-08-12 12:26 | Hotter, drier summers, combined with political inaction and a history of poor land management, have rendered Portugal increasingly vulnerable to deadly fires.

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2017-08-12 07:09 | JACKSONVILLE, Florida and MONTREAL, Québec—Aug 11, 2017—Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE: RYAM) (“Rayonier Advanced Materials”) and Tembec Inc. (TSX: TMB) (“Tembec”) announced today that they received notification from the Anti-Monopoly Bureau of the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (often referred to as MOFCOM) that it has cleared, without condition, the previously announced proposed statutory arrangement under Section 192 of the Canada Business Corporations Act (...

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2017-08-11 23:49 | On July 7, 2017 a dry lightning storm went through the Cariboo, touching off many wildfires, including seven fires within the Gavin Lake Block of the Alex Fraser Research Forest. More than a month has gone by and six of the seven fires are still under active suppression.

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2017-08-11 22:15 |

“The more you study science, the more you’re given explanations based on facts,” Mark Harmon says. “Sooner or later, you stop learning about the humanities and practicing art and writing. As I’ve...(more)

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2017-08-11 19:39 |

For a master’s degree in geography, Timothy D. Perry analyzed data at the H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest east of Eugene and in the Coyote Creek watershed in the South Umpqua Experimental Forest. In a report published in the journal Ecohydrology, he and Julia Jones, OSU professor of geography...(more)

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2017-08-11 18:01 | Beijing, China, 12th August 2017, World Elephant Day—Following China’s announcement late last year of a domestic ivory trade ban by the end of 2017, TRAFFIC and WWF surveys have found that the number of ivory items offered for sale—in both legal and illegal ivory markets in China—has declined alongside falling ivory prices.

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