TITLE

NZ Wood going from strength to strength

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Feb2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the New Zealand Wood program. The program's web site went live in August 2007 detailing the environmental contribution that forests and wood make. The program was officially launched at Parliament by Jim Anderton, Minister of Forestry on September 13, 2007. The event was attended by representatives from across the forestry and wood industry and other government officials. The organization has also produced a television advertisement promoting the program also served as a public campaign. Activities planned include advertising and public education.
ACCESSION #
30071578

 

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