Category: Forestry

HEAVY PENALTIES NEEDED FOR ILLEGAL LOGGERS

Admin- September 29, 2020

Alligator Creek Log-pond, Guadalcanal Heavy penalties must be put in place for bogus investment like loggers continuously breaking the country’s laws. Leader of Opposition Hon. ... Read More

National forestry policy launched

Admin- September 18, 2020

Forestry Minister Comminis Mewa (center), Forestry Permanent Secretary Dr. Vaeno Viguulu (left), and Fred Siho Project Manager (PEBACC Project, SPREP). The Ministry of Forestry and ... Read More

FAKE REGULATION USED TO ILLEGALLY HARVEST TUBI IN ISABEL PROVINCE

Admin- September 10, 2020

A fake gazetted document has been used by loggers in Isabel Province to illegally harvest the protected species, Tubi. The fake gazette bears the name ... Read More

Renbell Provincial Government to cancel Rennel Mining operations

Admin- August 4, 2020

"Almost half of West Rennell land has been shipped out. Now we only left with Rocks. For now, I put a STOP to mining around ... Read More

Million dollars kwila consignment seized

Admin- September 19, 2019

Forestry officer inspecting the kwila consignment The Ministry of Forestry and Research has seized 20 containers of round log Kwila at the Solomon Ports Containers ... Read More

Our forests are still safe from logging: Sogavare

Admin- June 17, 2019

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare. Photo: AFP. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare says the country's forests and trees are still safe from logging. This comes after his ... Read More

SI may ban round log exports by 2023

Admin- June 8, 2019

A logging operation in the Western Province. Solomon Islands is looking at putting a complete stop to round log export by 2023, says Prime Minister ... Read More