Factsheet: Rural revitalisation through forestry

Rural revitalisation through forestry

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Rural revitalisation through forestry
Description: 
Funds appropriated to the Forest Service for interactions with and providing technical assistance to rural communities for sustainable rural development purpose. - Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990: Rural Revitalization through Forestry - National Forest-Dependent Rural Communities Economic Diversification Act of 1990
Goal/Aim: 
Stimulate forestry management to rivitalise rural areas

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Forest Service, US Department of Agriculture

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Policies ensuring sustainable production of biomass. Increased mobilisation of woody resources.
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1990