The Forestry Department is the Executive Agency charged with managing and conserving Jamaica’s forest resources, particularly those found on Crown Lands.
The Forestry Department is leading the region in the production of the most diverse assortment of forest species utilizing shade house technology.
Over 300 hundred farmers and residents living in and around the Stephney-John’s Vale Forest Reserve received training in the proper use and application of pesticides, as part of capacity building workshops held recently by the Forestry Department.
A forest management plan to ensure the conservation and protection of the Stephney-John’s Vale Forest Reserve, in St.
A reforestation initiative funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for the Stephney-John’s Vale forest reserve is to be undertaken in the next few months.