The Future of Arctic forests
Thursday, Dec 7th, 2023 09:00-15:00
09:00 Welcome and scope of the day .
Sampo Manninen, Chairman of Organisation forCCF SILVA ry
09:15 Forest ecology and the benefits of Continuous Cover Forestry.
Yrjö Norokorpi, Doctor of Forest Sciences
09:45 How to implement CCF to various forest types?
Jussi Saarinen, Metsätietopalvelu Silmu Oy
10:15 Practical examples of CCF in different forest types .
Videos of different forest types treated with CCF
10:45 Short Discussion and Mentimeter poll on the previous subjects.
11:00 Lunch Break
12:00 Respecting cultural heritage by securing forests.
Leo Aikio, Forest & Nature Specialist, II VicePresident of the Sami Parliament
12:30 Securing the diversity of lifestyles and land usage from education perspective.
Mika Aromäki, Coordinator and Janne Näkkäläjärvi, Development Manager from The Sámi Education Institute
13:00 How securing the forests can provide true value for a more responsible travel industry and livelihood for the northern businesses.
Henrik Sevä, Sámi reindeer herder, Sweden
13:30 New CCF certificate and how it can secure forests, guarantee northern lifestyle, rich business opportunities and the best economical result.
AEFC Certificate Program, CCF Specialist MarcusWalsh
14:00 Discussion and Mentimeter questionnaire on values and future of forestry in the Arctic area.
Themes: CCF Method, Ecology, Water, Reindeer Herding, Travel, Heritage, CCF Certificate and Forestry
14:30 Mentimeter results and Panel discussion.
14:55 Closing words and future actions.
Sampo Manninen, Organisation for CCF SILVA ry