Community Forests

Community Forests are areas set aside by statute or regulation for the sustainable use of Forest Products by local communities or tribes on a non-commercial basis. “Community”; in the sense of community forestry means a group of local residents who share a common interest in the use and management of Forest Resources, with traditional or formal rights to the land and the forests on it. According to the National Forestry Reform Law of 2006, no prospecting, mining, settlement, farming or commercial timber extraction is permitted on community forests.

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Last Updated December 14, 2020, 11:45 (CST)
Created December 14, 2020, 11:45 (CST)
dcat_issued 2016-09-15T20:09:40.000Z
dcat_modified 2018-07-20T04:08:09.000Z
dcat_publisher_name Liberia Forestry Development Authority