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The Prince of Wales Forest Leadership Award 2017 Recipients Announced

The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada (CIF/IFC), the Institute of Chartered Foresters (ICF), and the Duchy of Cornwall are pleased to announce the four outstanding recipients of the 2017 Prince of Wales Forest Leadership Award. Now in its…

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National Tree Officers Conference 2017 - Call for Papers Now Open

After last year’s success of the inaugural National Tree Officers Conference it returns in 2017. The conference is being organised…

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Dr Charles Mynors Awarded ICF’s Exclusive Honorary Fellowship for his Outstanding Contribution to the Forestry Industry

The Institute of Chartered Foresters is delighted and honoured to award Dr Charles Mynors an Honorary Fellowship for his outstanding…

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ICF North Scotland: Hardwood Development for North Scotland - Progress & Options

This meeting will examine the progress in realising the potential of hardwood trees for timber and woodfuel production in the…

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Young Professionals Study Tour 2017

The 2017 Young Professionals Study Tour on 12-13 May comprises visits to new plantations and existing recreation and commercial forests…

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Trees, People and the Built Environment 3

    ABOUT The Trees, People and the Built Environment conference is a unique gathering of built and natural environment professionals, working towards the shared goal of enhancing green infrastructure. It provides an important platform for collaboration between professions and…