Discover the environmental and economic benefits of trees

Forest stages

There’s a lot to think about when planting forests. View the different stages of a forest project.

Getting started in forestry?

There's a lot to think about before you start planting. Check out what you need to do.

Get your land ready

What regime should I choose?

Your silviculture or management regime will depend on the market you target.

Learn about regimes

Browse helpful information

Resources, data and research to support your forestry project.

Useful tips

Did you know…
Pine forests can improve soil quality
Learn more
Did you know…
You can get help from many places around the country
Get planting advice
Did you know…
You can minimise fire risk and damage in your forest
Learn about fire risks

Forestry events

All events

Carbon Forestry 2022

Distinction Hotel, Rotorua, 390 Fenton Street, Glenholme, Rotorua 3010
Aug 09—Aug 10

Canterbury West Coast Wood Council Awards

Wigram Air Force Museum, Wigram, Christchurch, 45 Harvard Avenue, Wigram, Christchurch, 8042
Aug 19

Southern Wood Council Forestry Awards

Forsyth Barr Stadium, 130 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin Central, Dunedin 9016
Aug 26

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