Archive for the tag "forest"

Do you get a pang of guilt when you buy a real tree for Christmas? Are you considering going plastic to save one more tree from being wasted? Well, we have some interesting facts that will make you feel differently about your Christmas tree.

Forest EventEarly last month, for three days, the tree-lined corridors of the European Parliament became the backdrop to an exhibition and workshop entitled ‘Forest Sectors’ contribution to the EU bio-economy’.

Hosted by MEPs Riikka Manner, Luis Manuel Capoulas Santos and Gaston Franco the event was in recognition of the International Year of Forests 2011.