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Sep 6, 2017, 12:00 AM

Submission on the Fire and Emergency Funding Review

The fire management requirements of the urban build environment and the forest and rural landscape are like chalk and cheese. The priorities and practices in the rural fire context are different to those in the urban fire context. The spatial distribution of farms, forests and assets, the distribution of small rural communities, the fire risks and vulnerabilities, the land-use policies, strategies and practices, and the different stakeholder groups, are all components which require a collective focus by those involved with the use of fire and management of unwanted fires in the forest and rural landscape.

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NZIF Media Release Bright Future for Sustainable Forestry in New Forestry in new Zealand
A young New Zealander Alfred Duval has been launched onto the world stage. Celebrated for his outstanding achievements a...
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Media Release - 2017’S Top NZ Forester Announced
Passionate forestry industry champion Garth Cumberland has been presented with the coveted NZIF Forester of the Year awa...
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