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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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Jamaica’s Forests are Sustainably Managed

Nov-22-2023

...there are strategies in place to ensure sustainable harvesting of trees.


Rockfort Resilience

Nov-14-2023

“The grounds that we are standing on were somewhat of a wasteland..."


Forestry Department and JBM announce partnership to plant 20,000 trees

Oct-06-2023

A 5-year partnership to plant 20,000 trees between the Forestry Department and the Jamaica Bauxite Mining (JBM) Limit...