Southern African Institute of Forestry

The SAIF is a professional association of forestry related professionals geared towards delivering a professional service to forestry.
Our mission is to assist members to achieve excellence in the practice of forestry, to promote growth and sustainability in the industry whilst being responsible as custodians of a sensitive environment.
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Our Publications

Forestry South Africa (FSA) has released the third version of its Environmental Management Guidelines for Commercial Forestry Plantations in South Africa in an electronic format which can be found on the FSA website (forestry.co.za)

The objective is to provide updated guidelines for the management of plantation forestry in order to minimise the impacts of operations on the physical environment.
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Catch up on SAIF happenings in our latest newsletter saif.org.za/newsletters/ ... See MoreSee Less

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The SAIF congratulates Prof. Bernard Slippers who has been appointed as new FABI director, taking over from Prof. Mike Wingfield in Jan 2018. We all look forward to a new era of leadership and research ... See MoreSee Less

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Icfr Knowledge manager and SAIF Vice President sharing SA perspective on communication of research at IUFRO 125 Congress, Freiburg ... See MoreSee Less

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SAIF member & IUFRO President Michael Wingfield opens the 125 Anniversary congress in Freiburg, IUFRO Interconnecting Forests, Science and People
Follow the congress live feeds www.iufro2017.com
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