Feature article Native Forests Management and Public Opinion
Australian educational institutes have a much greater
focus on native forestry and environmental
management than is the case in New Zealand -
where a greater proportion of our training is targeted on
A lot more harvesting of and general experience in, native
forestry occurs in Australia compared to New Zealand.
Australian foresters can sometimes bring those values
and management methods with them when managing
Fire risk is the second major contrast between NZ and
Australian forest management. I arrived in Australia during
drought and the transition to being more fire fighter than
forester over summer was unusual, but an enjoyable part
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