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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

All events

Top of the South Wood Council Awards

Trafalgar Centre, Paru Paru Road, Nelson
Jul 19

Wāhine in Forestry 2024 conference

Hanmer Springs Hotel, 1 Conical Hill Road, Hanmer Springs
Jul 28—Jul 29

Residues2Revenues 2024

Distinction Hotel Rotorua, 390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
Jul 30—Jul 31

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