Forester Fights Fire in Rubicon
A VicForests Forester has helped to fight a fire near Rubicon State Forest.
He stopped to help a couple of people on the side of Rubicon Road who were frantically trying to beat flames out in a grass fire with their shirts.
Teaching children the value of sustainably managed forests
VicForests provided each student at Gladysdale primary school with a seedling in celebration of International Day of Forests and to teach them about sustainable forest management.Read more
VicForests 2016 Regrowing Program begins
VicForests will commence its planned burning program to regenerate timber harvesting coupes across Victoria in the coming weeks.
Regeneration burns, which are part of the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning's (DELWP) planned burning program, are a vital part of the work that VicForests undertake every year to clean up after harvesting and to create seedbeds for germination. For more information about planned burns click here.