Swedish Forest Owners’ Delegation in Brussels
The Commission proposal on the inclusion of LULUCF into the EU 2030 Climate and Energy framework and the upcoming sustainability policy for solid biomass were the main topics discussed during the visit of LRF Forest Owners' Board in Brussels on 21-22 October.
Raw materials scoreboard published – main findings concerning wood supply
The new raw materials scoreboard - an initiative of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on Raw Materials - shows that EU's forests have been increasing over many decades, with an average of 60% of the growth being harvested.
Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services (MAES)
Under the MAES initiative, the MAES Working Group was set up to support the implementation of target 2, action 5 of the EU Biodiversity Strategy. Since 2013 the MAES Working Group has contributed to the process with several workshops and technical reports.