The sustainable use of forests - RO

Date: 2008-06-20


Human beings and forests have always had a complex relationship. We have depended on forests as long as we have inhabited the planet - getting clean air to breathe, food and water from it, shade and shelter. Apart from that, we need it for economic gain as well, thus utilizing its main raw material: wood.

How forests are utilized in Romania and how the aspects of sustainability have been taken into account? Which are technologies used in the forests?

Students involved: the 9th graders, the 10th graders and the 11th graders from Colegiul Naţional Emil Racoviţă

Duration of the project: November 2007 – January 2008

Useful links

World Forests 2007

WWF: About forests
Kids Corner: Forests



The sustainable use of forests - RO
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