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WWF's project in Brazil leads companies towards sustainable forests and plantations

 

WWF's project in Brazil leads companies towards sustainable forests and plantations

We at Halstan for some years have been supporters of the campaign organisation, two sides, getting the message out there about the benefits of sustainable forest. WWF (World Wildlife Fund) used to be very critical of plantation forestry but nowadays it also sees the opportunity plantations can provide. Plantations can have a positive impact on biodiversity on a landscape level when those are established on degraded areas. Plantation forestry is also aligning with UPM's principle of "more with less" - and thus helping in the pressure of land use in the respective countries and regions. Read More »