The European Tropical Forest Research Network (ETFRN) is looking for interested individuals to complete a simple on- line survey on forest certification and biodiversity - deadline 15 June 2010.
The European Tropical Forest Research Network (ETFRN) plans to issue an ETFRN News about experiences and best practices regarding forest management certification and the conservation of forest biodiversity.
The editors of the ETFRN News (Douglas Sheil, Jack Putz and Douglas Sheil) are conducting a brief survey to accompany the papers contributed by authors for this news issue. They are particularly keen to hear from forest managers, although all interested parties are welcome to complete the survey.
The survey closes on 15 June, takes just ten minutes to complete and can be accessed here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/V6CJBK6
The anonymous survey will be used in an attempts to obtain opinions and perspectives from forest management and conservation researchers, practitioners and other experts on the following broad topics:
*The effectiveness of certification for biodiversity conservation
*The objectives of biodiversity management in tropical forests
*Current management and certification practices