Last published in 2008, this new edition of the state of the forest report demonstrates how thinking about forest management has advanced. It is our hope that this report and the forest health index will generate discussion and help inform adaptive management efforts to create, among other things, greater forest resiliency, improved wildlife habitat and reduced wildfire danger in our valley. List of national projects and those financed by donors 101 iex of figuresnd fig. Cargill report on forests 3 when businesses, governments and civil society groups committed to the new york declaration, there was not a clear road map on how to reach the ambitious goal of ending deforestation by 2030. Jul 04, 2012 the report also makes clear that the independent panel on forestry believes the public forest estate is a national asset, which should remain in public ownership. Retention high valued forest lands at risk of washington state. Securing forests securing rights forest peoples programme. Whereas the daff contributes to several other government policy outcomes medium term strategic framework. Its an honor to present to you the 2014 state of the forest report my first as your new state forester of virginia. With the exception of the usdaforest service, no other federal agency is meaningfully engaged in the development of these plans. The forest report 2015 provides information about the condition of the swiss for ests.
The report presents current information on trends and statistics related to sustainable forest management in canada and provides comprehensive data. This report builds on the basic information contained in the state of the forest report completed in 1992, which covered the period 1980 to 1990, and offers many new insights into a wide range of forest values and resources. The resources planning act rpa assessment up date for 2015 is being prepared in response to the mandate in the forest and rangeland renewable resources planning act of 1974, p. Economy of the northern forest adirondack park trail register database supports recreation management and community planning principal investigator. It is based on interpretation of satellite data recorded during october 2008march 2009 from the indigenous irsp6liss iii sensor on a resolution of 23. For the first time, the state of the forests 2018 report was prepared and issued by the commissioner for environmental sustainability. India state of forest report 2017 ias abhiyan ii ias upsc.
History of penn state forest pdf file size 104kb to view this. The report also makes clear that the independent panel on forestry believes the public forest estate is a national asset, which should remain in public ownership. Economy of the northern forest northeastern states. State of forest report 20 welcome to forest survey of india. The forest report 2015 provides information about the condition of the swiss forests. Timber market reports compiled by penn states cooperative extension service. It is based on the internationally recognised and standardised indicators of forest europe and is an international reference for sustainable forest management. It makes current, reliable and policyrelevant information widely available to facilitate informed discussion and decisionmaking with regard to. New york state department of environmental conservation.
National forest policy, 2014 i 2022014 foreword forest resources in our country are valuable natural endowment that must be sustainably managed for present and future generations. Forest service collects forest facts needed to assess americas forests. The flora alone is composed of at least, 500 species that represent 5% of the worlds flora. List of national projects and those financed by donors 101.
So far, 15 reports have been published and this is the 16th such report. Altitude zone vdf mdf of total 0500 548 1732 546 2826 500 1035 2189 794 4018 2000 1727 5477 2820 10024 20003000 45 3074 1202 5621 30004000 99 1126 506 1731 4000 0 4 16 20 total 4754 602 5884 24240 vdfvery dense forest. Because i didnt begin my position until may of this year 10 months into the 2014 fiscal year much of the credit for overseeing all of the good work performed by the men and women of the vdof belongs. South carolina forestry commission annual report fy 2012.
The state of canadas forests report natural resources. The report shows that the forest cover in five northeastern states mizoram. The philippine forest are the most diverse and complex in the world and are also among the most endangered. Forestry corporation of nsw annual report 201617 forestry corporation of nsw annual report 201516 forestry corporation annual report 201415. Washington street, rm 296 w indianapolis, in 46204 6l841 sfi 2015. Best practices for establishing eastern white pine 082014 pdf format. The rate of net forest loss between 2010 and 2015 was half that in the 1990s. State of forest report 2015 prelims 2016 environment and. The aim of this report is to produce an authoritative assessment of the changing fortunes of nature in the uk, t his, the inaugural state of nature report, is the first of its kind to document the status and population trends of animals and plants in the united kingdom and its overseas territories. Spotted lanternfly is a new invasive insect found in berks county in 2014.
The state of canadas forests annual report for 2014 provides detailed information on canadas forest resources and management. A previous edition of the report was released in 2003, and an update is anticipated for 2017. The report allows insights into the swiss forest in all its facets, and serves as a reference book for both experts and laypeople. Us forest service forest restoration best tool decision tree april 24, 2018 pdf, 225 kb us forest service discussion paper implementation of the 20year stewardship contract authority april 26, 2018 pdf, 129 kb 202027 national insect and disease composite risk map pdf, 2. State of forests report 2015 state of forests report is published by the forest survey of india fsi on a biennial basis since 1987. An assessment of state forest resource planning in the.
The effort to restore virginias native longleaf pine 2014 status report 012014 pdf format research topics. Forest penn state meteorology and atmospheric science. An economic evaluation of the pennsylvania state forest system. The report provides information required for the management of victorias forests and helps ensure the right decisions are made about how these important natural assets are managed. Stay up to date on the latest forestry and timber market research, as well as agroforestry best practices, policies, and regulations. Forest cover of the country is mapped through indigenous resourcesat 2 satellite data with a liss iii sensor. South carolina forestry commission annual report fy 201220 the south carolina forestry commission prohibits discrimination in all programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital or family status. Ny state parks snowmobile unit 20142015 season report. The report is a result of several years of hard work and dedication by staff from the department of. New england cottontail conservation progress 2252015 2014 annual performance report developed by. The data basis is derived from comprehensive monitoring of the forest, which has. According to india state of forest report2011, forest cover has decreased in 14 states including andhra pradesh, manipur, nagaland, arunachal pradesh, mizoram, assam, kerala, chhattisgarh, gujarat.
The india state of forest report is recognized as the authoritative assessment of the countrys forest resources. National forest foundation 20 annual report 1 he historical context for these diverse and beautiful landscapes is truly inspirational. Fia coordinates the only continuous national forest census. Global forest area fell by 3% from 1990 4128 m ha to 2015 3999 m ha. Forest loss and gain, urbanization, conservation, fragmentation.
Ias abhiyan ii ias upsc exam preparation topic for prelims2020 environment basics and issues india state of forest report 2017 india state of forest report 2017 february 12, 2018 ias abhiyan. This 2006 2015 update follows the principles of the code of forest practice 2012 that highlight the departments steady progress toward ecosystembased landscape scale management. Penn state forests undeveloped wilderness attracts picnickers and hikers. Nsw forestry implementation annual reports nsw epa. These types of forest reports are assigned the same forest report reference number and included in both the threatened species and compliance investigations status updates.
Fsi established a web gis based decision support system dss in 2014 for. India state of forest report 2017 india environment portal. The pennsylvania forest fia report 2014 pdf is the most recent. Releasing the india state of forest report isfr 2017, minister pointed out that india ranks among the top ten countries of the world in terms of forest area, despite the fact that none of the other 9 countries has a population density of more than 150 persons per sq km, compared to india, which has a population density of 382 persons per sq. Rates of forest loss are highest in low income countries.
India state of forest report 2011 india environment. Over the last two years, cargill and others have been working to develop new policies and practices to protect forests. Report 2015 17mb nfdc cliff monitoring report for 2014 report 2014 8mb appendix c 2014 28mb nfdc cliff monitoring report for 20 report 20 19mb nfdc cliff monitoring report for 2012 this report has been split into four sections. This report summarizes how ontarios forest is managed for ecological sustainability. Occasionally, forest reports received are general enquiries about timber harvesting or submissions that do not require the application of, or assessment against, the. The india state of forest report 2011 is the twelfth report in the series. Feb, 2018 the 2017 assessment report reveals that 15 statesuts have above 33% of the geographical area under forest cover. Because i didnt begin my position until may of this year 10 months into the 2014 fiscal year much of the credit for overseeing all of the good work performed by. Our government recognizes that forests are important not only for the wood they produce, but also for the range of economic benefits and ecological goods and services they provide. State of worlds forests 2014 sofo food and agriculture. The walltowall mapping of forests of the entire country carried out in the present assessment is. The 15th state of forest reportisfr, 2017 shows that indias total forest cover. Since 2004, forum dialogues have brought together over 400 participants from 94 organizations, representing the full range of interests concerned about the future of washingtons forests.
Forest resources offer a range of benefits and opportunities for local and national economic development, improved livelihoods and. This edition of faos state of the worlds forests report sofo 2014. Forest is professor of climate dynamics in the department of meteorology. Forest managers have a variety of ecological, social, and economic factors to consider during the decisionmaking process messier et al. Feature articles are about the second life of trees in a lowcarbon future, new technology in the forest industry, urban forests as well as women championing women in canadas forest sector. Proportion of households where forest products are the main material used in. This annual report offers a national snapshot of the social, economic and environmental status of forests and forestry in canada. Forestry reports from the ministry of natural resources and forestry. A chart reflecting statewide registrations since 1994 is provided on page 12 of this report.
The report, keeping new york s forest as forests, assesses the status of new yorks nearly 19 million acres of forest land, and provides practical recommendations on how landowners, forest stakeholders and federal, state and local governments can work together to sustain the many. Oct 11, 2019 forestry reports from the ministry of natural resources and forestry. Publications and reports virginia department of forestry. Although the forest management act requires government to report on forest growth and traditional commodity products, the 2010 state of the forest report goes further. Climate change science program examining the estimates of. South africa has recently introduced an outcomeorientated performance measurement framework.
State of forest report 2019 forest survey of india. Fish and wildlife service and the new england cottontail technical committee. The area of land covered by forest and trees is an. Th is report is a compilation of fo rest and forestry information that is collected by the department to monitor and report on the changing condition of nova scotias forests. Forest survey of india fsi, founded in june 1981 and headquartered at dehradun in uttarakhand, is a government of india ministry of environment, forest and climate change organisation for conducting forest surveys, studies and research to periodically monitor the changing situation of land and forest resources and present the data for national planning, conservation and sustainable. Penn state forest department of environmental protection. State of forest report 2019 and wish them all the best in their endeavours towards. They host one of the worlds richest plant and animals species. Over 30 forest service scientists, senior staff, and outside collaborators contributed to this edition of the report. The forest inventory and analysis fia program of the u. The state of canadas forests report natural resources canada. The centuryold vision to put forests in a public trust to secure their values for the future was an effort so bold in the late 1800s and early 1900s that today it seems almost impossible to imagine.
State forest resource planning in the northeast united states iii planning. Pennsylvania forest resource fact sheet 2020 usda forest. Approved for entry into archive by patricia blackpatricia. The update consists of a summary report and a data cd compact disk. Questions or comments about the report or the project as a whole are greatly appreciated and can be directed to dr. The state of the worlds forests reports on the status of forests, recent major policy and institutional developments and key issues concerning the forest sector. The epa reports on progress on the implementation of nsw forest. Kalimantan, indonesia, cohosted by pusaka and fpp, on which this report is based. This particular collection of forest data started in 1950 and is used to project how forests are likely to. Forests blanket more than 60 percent 17 million acres of the commonwealth, from the. A county or school district is rural when the number of persons per. It makes current, reliable and policyrelevant information widely available to facilitate informed discussion and decisionmaking with regard to the worlds forests.
The forest cover in the country has decreased by 367 sq kms with the green area decreasing in 14 states, as per a forest report released here today. To report a sighting, use our reporting tool below or call our hotline at. Dec 10, 2019 download pdf this report summarizes how ontarios forest is managed for ecological sustainability. India state of forest report 2017 ias abhiyan ii ias. A proportion of forest reports include both threatened species and timber harvesting compliance information. These reports are related to forest health, management, resources, wood supply and other topics. This edition of the state of canadas forests celebrates canadas 150 years as a forest nation. Ias abhiyan ii ias upsc exam preparation topic for prelims2020 environment basics and issues india state of forest report 2017.147 1002 1019 391 1576 490 1454 990 377 751 246 621 531 1568 52 1096 766 1296 963 28 481 1239 894 867 440 1589 1494 1457 1235 1569 430 850 1356 252 1346 618 1247 876 1314 609 1219 960 988 660 683 100