Its National Forest Products Week ‑‑ named by President Obama in recognition of the abundant value that forests bring to our environment and economy. It deserves mention here in California because of its relevance to this state. California has more than 33 million acres of forestland. Nine million of those acres are sustainably managed by
For Immediate Release: October 5, 2016 Mendocino and Humboldt Redwood Companies Nationally Recognized at GreenBuild 2016 FSC Leadership Award for Commitment to Responsible Forest Management LOS ANGELES, CA – Today, at the GreenBuild International Conference and Expo Mendocino and Humboldt Redwood Companies will receive the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Leadership Award for commitment to responsible
MFP Donates to Forget Me Not Farm Mendocino Forest Products recently donated materials to a wonderful local program known as Forget Me Not Farm. Since its inception in 1992, Forget Me Not Farm, part of the Sonoma Humane Society, has helped thousands of at-risk children by helping them develop important social skills and making sure
October 5th – FSC Leadership Awards at Greenbuild The FSC Leadership Awards celebrate people and organizations that have demonstrated extraordinary commitment to responsible forest management and FSC. Each year in close proximity to Greenbuild, we host the FSC Leadership Awards at a signature venue. For the 2016 FSC Leadership Awards on October 5th, we are
As seen on ABC Sacramento! Building with Redwood improves your outdoor living space, and adds value to your home with a high return on invest. Watch the video below to learn about the sustainability, and beauty that Redwood brings to your home.
Following the September 2015 announcement that FSC is now the only EPA recommended standard for lumber and wood in federal purchasing, the Forest Stewardship Council has been contacted by the US Department of Energy, asking for a list of lumberyards and building supply stores that can sell FSC-certified wood and lumber into federal construction projects.
At the heart of this exceptional reserve is a small alluvial flat that’s hidden away in a remote, steep-sided valley, where you’ll find one of the most scenic redwood groves in existence. This serene little grove is isolated in more than one sense. It’s unusually far from the ocean, at the eastern edge of the
California has recently faced some of the most damaging wildfires in the history of the state. The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) has issued this Information Bulletin to aid homeowners, home builders, building officials, fire officials, and other interested parties with the process of rebuilding after a wildfire. This publication is intended to
VÄXJÖ, Sweden, Dec. 11, 2015 (Press Release) -Politicians should place greater emphasis on the forest as a means of tackling the climate challenges. According to a study conducted by Södra, the sustainable management of the world’s production forests could yield a reduction in global emissions of up to 50 percent. We need to significantly reduce
Here at Mendocino Redwood we all appreciate a good, hearty and healthy meal. With Thanksgiving just over a week away we want to share a recipe from one of our favorite food blogs, Smitten Kitchen. Deb Perelman’s recipes are warm and full of flavor, something that these cooler Autumn months are perfect for! This broccoli