From UN Sustainable Development Goals, to the Bonn Challenge and other forest growth goals, there is a global understanding that we need to expand forest areas. It is estimated that plantations reduce logging from natural forests by ~25%. Now the task is to robustly verify this link through monitoring and additional research. New Generation Plantations is taking on this effort with stakeholders and IUFRO Planted Forest Task Group.


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  • Title: IUFRO 2017 – Luis Neves Silva – Sustainable Planted Forests for A Greener Future
  • Description: Oral presentation with slides
  • Authority: Firsthand account
  • Subject: Forest Plantations
  • Date: 2017
  • Creator: Adam Costanza
  • Contributor: Luis Neves Silva
  • Format: html
  • Coverage: Global
  • Unique Database ID: 3994
  • Language: English
  • Methodology: Created by conference attendee
  • Publisher: Self
  • Relation: Self
  • Rights: CC BY
  • Source: Self
  • Type: Conference post
  • Version: 1.0.0