Making sustainability your business
About this service
When it comes to management of natural areas and resources, FSG believes
in responsible stewardship. This we understand as the situation where people apply sustainable management practices embedded in a long-term vision. It involves solutions that benefit people and planet for many generations to come.
Policy-makers, landowners, administrators and other stakeholders around the world are becoming increasingly aware of the need for responsible stewardship. They seek help from FSG for practical solutions, that work for them and the environment.
FSG's people-and-planet-first approach
FSG has a long track-record in services related to Sustainable Resource Management. We teach
techniques that allow for maximum benefits and minimum interference with nature. Our services extend from on-site resource assessments to adaptations of management plans and their implementation. Accordingly, we offer services to a broad range of stakeholders
, such as producers, landowners and planners. We help develop new forestry and agro forestry systems, for maximum sustainability and benefits from forest and agricultural land. And through new eco-tourism plans we help achieve maximum benefits from natural areas and landscapes.
We have the following services on offer:
FSG conducts inventories of forests, regarding species presence and other biological and physical properties that are important for decisions on management practices. We also draw conclusions
from the inventories.
NR Management Plan advise
We help planners and managers comply with management plans for use of forests, plantations and non-timber forest products. We ensure these plans are compliant with national laws and regulations and international buyer requirements
(if applicable). We also write complete new Management Plans.
With our long-term partner " PAN Parks
" we are also working on management of Wilderness area's.
Sustainable Resource Management training
For stakeholders both on planning and implementation level, we provide extensive training
in all aspects of sustainable resource management.
Agro forestry system development
new combinations of forest and agricultural crops, for optimum use and benefits of available land.
Eco and agro tourism development
FSG develops business plans to make natural areas and landscapes attractive for (inter)national tourists. These plans are to result into sustainable sources of income for entrepreneurs as well as for local communities.