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  • Support of ecological education and information in Action Plan of the EU for Forestry - it contributes to improving ecological education and increasing awareness of the public on sustainable forest management and its further enhancement.
  • 21. March - World Forestry Day /1971/ - „World Forestry Day". It is celebrated more than 37 years. It supports and enhances informing the public about forestry, its contributions, benefits and overall significance. 21. March -  Day of the vernal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere and  the autumnal equinox in the Southern one, was choose like day of information about three key functions of forest: providing- protection, production and recreation.
  • April - Month of the Forests (known in Slovakia).
  • 22. April - Day of the Earth.
  • Plant for the Planet: Billion Tree Campaign 2008! UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) is still in progress.
  • The most frequent issue - Norway spruce decline - it's most frequent issue in middle Europe. It explains and approaches key messages on sustainable forest management and its further enhancement for public opinion.
  • 2010 Intrenational Year of Biodiversity as initiative of UNESCO
  • 2011 International Year of Forests
  • Effort to continue in organization of following annuals "Forestry days" - to intend of motto: „Forests link generations! "
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