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Members of the Agency’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Unit learn to assemble and operate the Sensefly eBeex fixed-wing drone unit, which the Forestry Department recently acquired to conduct forest mapping. As a scientific organisation, we embrace new technologies that will help us be more effective and efficient.

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Forestry as a business takes centre stage at upcoming National Forestry Conference

Nov-30-2022

The business of forestry will take centre stage on December 7-8, 2022, when foresters, public and private sector inve...


Forestry Department Breathes New Life Into ‘Baby Tree’ Tradition

Nov-14-2022

For generations, it’s been a tradition in Jamaican communities to commemorate the birth of babies by planting the new...


Call for Nominations for Forest Heroes Awards

Nov-10-2022

The Forestry Department has opened nominations for the 2022 Staging of the Forest Heroes Awards. The awards will clos...