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Forest Practices Authority

Forest Practices News March 2024

​Welcome to the latest edition of Forest Practices News. FPN has had a makeover and we hope you like it as much as we do. Follow the link to find the first Forest Practices News for 2024, and please let us know if you would like a printed copy. This 36-page bumper issue is packed with stories ranging from FPA updates to practical articles from Forest Practices Officers to interesting and informative articles. 


In this issue:

CFPO update
Changes to the FPA team
The FPA’s year in brief 2022—23 
Talking science 
Biodiversity Program update
Forest Practices Awards 2024
FPA staff at state awards
Soil carbon – Joint industry-FPA-FWPA project gets under way
FPA at ANZIF conference
Training Update 2023

Articles from Trainee FPOs
The importance of adaptive management
Rebuilding Australia’s oldest wooden-decked bridge
Nurturing tomorrow’s stewards

Interest pieces
Landslides: could they be canaries in the coalmine?
BeeTAS: registration for beekeepers
Biochar’s potential in Tasmania
Forest Education Foundation
Something fishy in the NE
A Swedish forestry regulator’s visit to Tasmania             
Tasmanian devil management in plantations Field Day
Forestry Australia Position Statements

Contact communications@fpa.tas.gov.au if you would like printed copies of Forest Practices News and to join the FPA emailing list.