Newsletter Stories


Monday, 15 July 2002
Jennifer Lopez Takes the Red Line

FSC’s Jennifer Lopez Public Service Announcement is now appearing in ten Washington, DC Metro train stations, including stations in the District, Maryland, and Virginia. read more …


Monday, 01 July 2002
Fort Lewis Becomes First Army Base to Complete Third Party Certification

Fort Lewis Military Installation – Col. Luke Green receiving a plaque from SmartWood Program Director, Bob Beer at Fort Lewis Military InstallationWashington State’s Fort Lewis has become the first U.S. Army base to have its forestland certified for responsible forestry by an independent certification system. The Northwest Natural Resource Group, a partner of the Rainforest Alliance’s FSC-accredited SmartWood program completed the certification in June. read more …


Monday, 01 July 2002
Conference on Forest Owner Coops and Associations

The U.S. Forest Service, State Foresters in MA, ME, WI, and VT, National Wildlife Federation, New England Forestry Foundation, Cooperative Development Services, Community Forestry Resource Center, Cooperative Development Foundation, CooperationWorks, and the Cooperative Development Institute are hosting a conference in Massachusetts, November 1 & 2, to educate landowners and resource management professionals on how they can organize forestry co-ops to sustainable manage their forests. read more …


Monday, 01 July 2002
FSC-U.S. Executive Committee Profile

Ever wonder who’s behind major policy decisions at FSC-U.S.? In upcoming newsletters FSC-U.S. will introduce the members of our unique board of directors. read more …


Monday, 01 July 2002
Pinchot Institute Completes Comparison Report

The Pinchot Institute for Conservation has released the results of its in-field comparison of the Forest Stewardship Council and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative on actual certification assessments of several areas of public land totaling 700,000 acres. read more …


Friday, 21 June 2002
FSC Board Elections Build On Strong Network

The 2002 board elections have resulted in the economic chamber gaining the expertise of Mark Comolli, President of Vermont-based ForestWorld. read more …