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SFI Conservation Grants Feature Collaboration From 52 Different Groups Across the US and Canada

Ottawa, ON and Washington, D.C. — The Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) announced five conservation grants today that will build on SFI’s commitment to conservation and increase our knowledge about the conservation benefits associated with forests influenced by the SFI Forest Management Standard and SFI Fiber Sourcing Standard. These grants feature collaboration between SFI and a robust group of partners and experts from 52 organizations to advance SFI’s innovative Conservation Impact Project in the United States and Canada.

By |2019-05-13T22:44:19-04:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: News Release|

Le Programme De Subventions Pour La Conservation De SFI Favorise La Collaboration De 52 Groupes Différents Aux États-Unis et au Canada

Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) a annoncé aujourd'hui l'octroi de cinq subventions pour la conservation qui s'appuieront sur l'engagement de SFI en matière de conservation et augmenteront nos connaissances sur les avantages de la conservation associés aux forêts influencées par les normes de gestion forestière et d'approvisionnement en fibres SFI. Ces subventions sont le fruit d'une collaboration entre SFI et un solide groupe de partenaires et d'experts de 52 organisations qui œuvrent pour faire progresser le projet novateur de SFI sur les impacts de la conservationaux États-Unis et au Canada.

By |2019-05-13T23:15:08-04:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: News Release French|

SFI Community Grants Feature Collaboration From 78 Different Groups Across the US and Canada

Washington, D.C. and Ottawa, ON — The Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) announced 15 community grants today featuring collaboration between 78 partner organizations. The grants will help communities across the United States and Canada grow their relationship with forests and improve their quality of life.

By |2019-03-26T21:34:46-04:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: News Release|

Le programme de subventions communautaires de SFI favorise la collaboration de 78 groupes différents aux États-Unis et au Canada

Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) a annoncé aujourd'hui l'octroi de 15 subventions communautaires favorisant la collaboration entre 78 organismes partenaires. Les subventions aideront les collectivités des États-Unis et du Canada à renforcer leurs relations avec les forêts et à améliorer leur qualité de vie.

By |2019-05-14T00:20:17-04:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: News Release French|

SCS Now Offers Certification to the Sustainable Forestry Initiative’s Chain of Custody Standard

Emeryville, Calif., Mar 12, 2019 - SCS Global Services (SCS) is pleased to announce that it is now offering chain of custody certification to the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Chain of Custody Standard. SFI is a leading, credible certification in North America for responsible forest products. This new service offering leverages SCS as a one-stop shop for the wood and paper industries, providing clients with increased efficiency for dual and triple chain of custody certification to the major three forest sustainability standards. SCS is also currently undergoing accreditation for, and will soon be offering certification services for SFI Forest Management and SFI Fiber Sourcing Standards.

By |2019-03-14T17:52:59-04:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: News Release|

SFI and AFF Join Forces to Grow Family Lands Certification

Washington D.C. - We are pleased to announce that the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and the American Forest Foundation (AFF) have formed a new partnership to grow the amount of certified family and other small holdings in North America. Through this partnership, SFI and AFF are working together on a Small Lands Group Certification Module (Module), an innovative way to grow certified family lands and small holdings by building on the foundation of SFI's Fiber Sourcing Standard, and drawing on the strengths of the American Tree Farm System (ATFS) forest management standard.

By |2019-02-09T15:37:00-04:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: News Release|

New SFI Board Members Will Enhance SFI’s Leadership Work In Standards, Conservation, Education And Community

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) is pleased to announce the election of four new members to its board of directors: Lillian “Ebonie” Alexander, Executive Director, Black Family Land Trust; Kevin Edgson, President and CEO, EACOM Timber Corporation; Brent Keefer, President, Hancock Timber Resource Group; and Dan Lambe, President, Arbor Day Foundation. These new board members will not only advance SFI’s work within its four pillars –standards, conservation, education, and community – but will strengthen the intersections between them.

By |2019-01-16T02:41:48-04:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: News Release|

De Nouveaux Membres Du Conseil D’administration Faciliteront Le Travail De La Direction De SFI Au Sujet Des Normes, De La Conservation, De L’éducation Et Des Collectivités

La société Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) est heureuse d’annoncer l’élection de quatre nouveaux membres à son conseil d’administration : Lillian Alexander, directrice générale du Black Family Land Trust; Kevin Edgson, président-directeur général de EACOM Timber Corporation; Brent Keefer, président de Hancock Timber Resource Group; et Dan Lambe, président de l’Arbor Day Foundation. Non seulement ces nouveaux administrateurs faciliteront le travail de SFI autour de ses quatre piliers — les normes, la conservation, l’éducation et les collectivités —, mais ils renforceront aussi les liens entre ceux-ci.

By |2019-01-21T19:44:32-04:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: News Release French|

Project Learning Tree Curriculum Wins Teachers’ Choice Award Special 25% Discount To Be Offered for the Holidays

Project Learning Tree’s (PLT) Energy in Ecosystems curriculum for grades 3-5 has been selected a Learning® Magazine 2019 Teachers’ ChoiceSM Award (TCA) for the Classroom winner. Winners, including products from Scholastic and National Geographic, were selected by a nationwide panel of teacher-judges who review books, classroom supplies, educational games, software, websites, and supplemental materials that teachers need for their classroom. PLT is an initiative of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative. 

By |2019-01-21T19:37:01-04:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: News Release|