Forest Association

Children celebrate world forests by growing pines from seed

March 21 is the UN’s International Day of Forests. This year, the theme is Forests and Sustainable Cities. Forests make […]

Forest Quiz can take you out into the forest and the wide world

For the 37th time in a row, the Forest Quiz for lower secondary schools was organized on 8 February.  The […]

What can you learn about forestry from an astronaut?

I am still grateful to my parents who woke me up at half past three in the morning on 21st […]

International Day of Forests: In Finland, thousands of children sow tree seeds to celebrate forests

This year, the International Day of Forests is celebrated on March 21. The UN proclaimed the Day to raise awareness […]

Increased citizen confidence in how Finnish forests are used

Finnish citizens consider that Finnish forests are being well maintained. Finns also trust in the skills of forest professionals. These […]

Press Release: Anders Portin the new Managing Director

Anders Portin (M.Sc. Forestry), 55, has been elected the new Managing Director of the Finnish Forest Association. Mr. Portin will […]

Metsä ja Puu [Forest and timber] 2012

Metsä ja puu opinion poll was carried out by independent research company Taloustutkimus for the Finnish Forest Association. The goal […]