TITLE

A new deal for forestry proposed by the Green Party

AUTHOR(S)
Delahunty, Catherine
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Feb2010, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents some proposals from the Green Party of New Zealand on encouraging investments in forests to boost the economy and protect the environment at the same time. According to the party, their Green New Deal package centered on forestry and forests, and shows how people could plant about 665,000 hectares of new forest over the next 10 years and generate 36,000 job-years over a decade. Also recommended by the party is the extension of the carbon capture and contract period.
ACCESSION #
48444798

 

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