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Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 12-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 13:22 E-news December 2013 The latest edition of the Forest and Wood Certification E-Newsletter has been released by the Center for Forest and Wood Certification. Tags: Newsletter
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 00:00 Better Know a Standard #13 Periodically the Center for Forest and Wood Certification will detail a portion of the forest management standard. This edition will detail Indicator 1.1.1 of the American Tree Farm System American Forest Foundation 2010-2015 Standards of Sustainability for Forest Certification. Indicator 1.1.1Management plan must be active, adaptive, and embody the landowner's current objectives, remain appropriate for the land certified, and reflect the current state of knowledge about forestry and natural resource management. Tags: BKAS
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 11-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 00:00 Group FM and CoC Audit Scheduled The Center for Forest and Wood Certification has scheduled their second annual surveillance audit (third counting the initial) for the week of December 9th – 13th, 2013. Scientific Certification Systems will serve as Certifying Body and conduct the audit. The audit will cover forest management Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC®) and American Tree Farm System® group certificates and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) and FSC group chain-of custody audits. Audits for group FSC controlled wood and reclaimed material certificates will als
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 10-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 00:00 Better Know a Standard #12 Periodically the Center for Forest and Wood Certification will detail a portion of the forest management standard or chain of custody standard.  This edition focuses on Indicator 4.5.a of the Forest Stewardship Council - United States Forest Management Standard (v1.0) requiring landowners to not engage in negligent activities. Indicator 4.5.a The forest owner or manager does not engage in negligent actvities that cause damage to other people. Tags: BKAS
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 13:29 Certification News 9-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 8-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 - 13:01 E-news July 2013 The latest edition of the Forest and Wood Certification E-Newsletter has been released by the Center for Forest and Wood Certification. Tags: Newsletter
Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 00:00 Logging CoC in Pennsylvania
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 7-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 13:36 Better Know a Standard #11 Periodically the Center for Forest and Wood Certification will detail a portion of the forest management or chain of custody standard. This edition focuses on Indicator 5.6.a of the Forest Stewardship Council - United States Forest Management Standard (v1.0) requiring forest management units to complete a sustained yield calculation. Tags: BKAS
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 6-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 00:00 E-news May 2013 The latest edition of the Forest and Wood Certification E-Newsletter has been released by the Center for Forest and Wood Certification. Tags: Newsletter
Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 13:29 CoC Membership Process Explained The CFWC is in its second year of existence.  The Center currently has 55,571 acres in its Forest Management (FM) certificate and 77 members in its group Chain of Custody (CoC) certificate.  During the first two years of operation the Center has also provided technical assistance to several primary and secondary producers who are over 5 million in annual revenue including 3 very large sawmills in Kentucky in their pursuant of CoC certification.  The Center has certified loggers in Kentucky, Michigan, Tennessee, and recently South Carolina, and primary and secondary producers in Kentucky, Oh
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 14:45 Better Know a Standard #10 Periodically the Center for Forest and Wood Certification will detail a portion of the forest management or chain of custody standard. This edition focuses on Indicator 8.1.1 of the American Forest Foundation 2010 - 2015 Standards of Sustainability for Forest Certification. Indicator 1.1.1Forest owners should seek qualified natural resource professionals and qualified contractors. Tags: BKAS
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 5-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 00:00 Better Know a Standard #9 Periodically the Center for Forest and Wood Certification will detail a portion of the forest management or chain of custody standard. This edition will focus on Indicator 2.2.a of the Forest Stewardship Council – United States Forest Management Standard (v1.0). Indicator 2.2.aThe forest owner or manager allows the exercise of tenure and use rights established by law or regulation. Tags: BKAS
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 00:00 Certification News 4-2013 The Center for Forest and Wood Certification will post monthly links to articles relating to wood and forest certification. The views and opinions expressed in columns or articles do not reflect those of the Center, its members, or supporters; only the views of the author. Tags: news

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