Forestry in New Zealand

MPI is the government's primary adviser on the forestry industry, its economic and environmental performance and on legislation governing indigenous forestry.

Indigenous timber can only be produced from indigenous forests that are managed sustainably... Read more
New Zealand participates in regional and international agreements on sustainable forest management. Read more
Illegal logging is when timber is harvested, transported, bought/sold in violation of... Read more
Crown Forestry administers the Crown's interest in forestry leases on Māori land, residual Crown forest and... Read more
Forested Lands by Wood Supply Regions... Read more


Last Updated: 30 April 2012

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