Innovative Practices and Tools

FSC Certfication for small landowners, Eastern Ontario Model Forest, CanadaInnovative practices improve forest productivity while upholding ecological integrity. The development and implementation of innovative practices and tools help manage forests in a way that benefits both forest managers and the environment.

Model Forests are based on a flexible, integrated land-use approach that provides a mechanism to ensure the involvement of a wide variety of stakeholders with innovative ideas in forest planning and development. They also promote the sharing of tools, information and experiences among partners to accelerate progress toward sustainable land-use practices.

Please go to the Activities Database to see the Model Forests working on this theme.