Forests are key to global sustainability-- really fascinating and informative #infographic about the incredible renewable resource of #forests and how many of us depend on them. | Via Global Landscapes Forum
Response from Dr. Thomas Scott, Dean College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences at Clemson University to the January 19, 2012 Yahoo! Education Post: “College Majors that are Useless” http://www.clemson.edu/cafls/news_research/news/agricultural_science_majors_hardly_a_useless_pursuit.html
Within the program ‚Research for Sustainable Forestry’ promoted by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research the cross section project ‘Bi-FONA-Wald’ is carried out by the Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training. It takes place in Berlin/Brandenburg. The Book Forest is part of the overall project ‚Modellregion Berliner Wald und Holz’. The Book Forest contributes to sustainable vocational education and deals with the value chain forest-wood-book.