Forest Call Episode 5 makes a call on Climate Change, what trees can do about resisting it and how it works.
Plus an interview with Murray Sherwin, Chair of the New Zealand Productivity Commision following the release of the Commission’s final report on a low-emissions economy.
Productivity Commission Report heralds massive land conversion to forestry – New Zealand Forest Owners Association, 4 September 2018
Growing the forest story: Forest Call
Forestry has come out of the shadows into the spotlight. Our industry is undoubtedly New Zealand’s main weapon against climate change by locking up vast amounts of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. We export more than $6 billion worth of forest products a year. And we need to get better at preventing debris going down rivers in floods.
Telling our story on television is overdue.
So, broadcaster Don Carson takes us through what forestry is all about.