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Northern Ontario Forest Spotlighted in International Report on Industry-Driven Forestry Certification

Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, nature, protection )

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A coalition of leading environmental and social NGOs released an investigative report today exposing unsustainable logging operations certified by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) in Ontario's Kenogami Forest.

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Carol H (229)
Monday October 17, 2011, 11:34 am
noted, thanks Cher

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Monday October 17, 2011, 1:02 pm
noted, thanks Cher

Shane C (3)
Monday October 17, 2011, 9:32 pm
Noted. Thanks for sharing.

Monica D (580)
Monday October 17, 2011, 9:38 pm
There is too much greenwash. Better to avoid new paper or wood products.

Kenneth L (314)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 6:49 am
FSI is different that FSC. Greenpeace supports FSC.

Sue M (0)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 9:19 am

Brenda T (0)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 10:56 am
Noted. Thanks.

Les F (121)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 11:04 am
No that they have exposed it, hopefully something gets done~~

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 5:09 pm
Noted. Thanks.

Josh Townsend (34)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 5:12 pm
Thanks Cher!

Stephen Hill (633)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 5:54 pm
Thank you for sharing Cher! Noted

ANCIE cr (4)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 8:31 pm
"The certification of the Kenogami Forest in northwestern Ontario is a perfect example of SFI’s failure to protect endangered species and habitats as well as local communities,”

it seems that we can not do everything right....

Colleen L (3)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 9:43 pm
Thanks for sharing Cher.

P A (117)
Wednesday October 19, 2011, 1:17 am
Noted - thanks Cher

Rita White (55)
Wednesday October 19, 2011, 5:52 am

Brenda T (0)
Wednesday October 19, 2011, 6:50 am
Noted. Thanks.

Jytte Nhanenge (64)
Wednesday October 19, 2011, 7:16 am
Thank you Cher, I will cross-post in our group Forests and Trees. If anyone is interested to join, feel welcome, this is the homepage:

jodi m (37)
Wednesday October 19, 2011, 11:45 am
such a shame.. such a national treasure
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