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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

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South Island WoodWorks Conference

Novotel Christchurch Airport, 30 Durey Road, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8053
Mar 28—Mar 29

Wood Processors and Manufacturers Association ​National Conference 2023

Novotel Lakeside Rotorua, Lake End, Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010
Apr 27

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