BUILDING WITH WOOD IN BUSHFIRE-PRONE AREAS

Welcome to the March 5 edition of Timber&Forestry enews

Stories include: Australia’s largest forest research group opens in Queensland; 25 King reaches platinum level for sustainable design; fire-hit forests salvaged for power poles; Tasmania introduces mechanical fuel reduction; FWPA podcast busts myths on building in bushfire-prone areas; extending koala habitats has ‘staggering implications’ for industry; Future Timber Hub committed to research investment; AUSTimber rescheduled for November; Responsible Wood showcases at UN forum; timber design awards celebrate 21st year … and a lot more.

Enjoy the read…