Mid North Forest Productivity Maps Now Available

Land productivity maps of Bundaleer and Wirrabara forests have been released by to assist local communities in providing feedback on the future use of the forest areas burnt in recent fires.

Media release

Bundaleer forest map

Wirrabara forest map

Blueprint for the forest and wood products industry

After extensive consultation, SAFIAB has released its Blueprint for the Future South Australian Forest and Wood Products Industry (2014 – 2040). The Blueprint offers direction for activities that can achieve significant economic, social and environmental outcomes.

Forestry News

Blueprint delivers opportunities to grow SA’s forest industry
(24 Sept 2014)

About PIRSA Forestry

The Department of Primary Industries and Regions South Australia (PIRSA) is responsible for the provision of:

  • Policy advice to the Minister and Government in relation to forestry, forest industries and associated environmental matters.
  • Programs to support forestry, farm forestry development and pest, disease and fire protection for the State’s forestry industries.
  • Programs that facilitate community benefits from forestry activities including public activities and biodiversity management within the State’s forest reserves.
These responsibilities reflect commitments that the government has made to support the economic development of forest-based industries and meeting a range of community and environmental expectations.

PIRSA Forestry has a role to play in achieving South Australia's Strategic Plan particularly Objective 1 - Growing Prosperity, but also contributes to Improving Wellbeing and Attaining Sustainability.

Contact PIRSA Forestry