Factsheet: Forest law

Forest law

Key Information
The new law contributes to the biodiversity conservation, forest fire and climate change fighting and economic exploitation of forest resources. A classification in 4 categories is established in order to ease the treatment, organization and to determine more adequate the type of management base on its nature. It intends also to simplify the procedures so that the Autonomous Communities approve technical governance models to which the forest owners can voluntarily adhere. It also intends to improve the management and regulates the forest land of the partners and creates the Forest Society, which will be constituted under the owner initiative as a combined management tool.
Sustainable forest management

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