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Duke Timberland Investments for Professionals 2018, (Stansell lead instructor and Finkral course instructor)

Experienced practitioners and instructors of forest finance leads this 2-day workshop. Participants will analyze the fundamentals of timberland investing, including: global trends in the asset class, market development in ecological services, risk assessment and management, and more. Learn… Read More

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Valuing & Managing Carbon On The Landscape

A walk & talk in the woods with the Forestland Group & Dogwood Alliance. Video link  This conversation evolved out of a unique collaboration of companies and organizations working to value forests for their climate benefits called the… Read More

The Forestland Group wins the 2018 FSC Leadership Award

“…for earning FSC certification on its entire portfolio of 1.8 million acres across 59 properties and 22 states, the first Timber Investment Management Organization (TIMO) in the world to do so.https://us.fsc.org/en-us/market/fsc-leadership-awards/2018-leadership-award-winners Read More

Duke’s Hoops-Hardwood Connection

Another fall, another top ranking in the preseason basketball polls for the Blue Devils men’s basketball team.  The start of fall Duke basketball practice on the hardwoods roughly coincided with the initiation of planning by a sawmill in… Read More

Timberland Investments for Professionals Short Course to be Held in London

For the first time, Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment will hold its Timberland Investments for Professionals short course outside of the US.  For its prior three-year history, the course was held on Duke’s campus in Durham. … Read More