FOA Publications

FOA publish a number of publications (see menu links). If you require further information on any of them please email us. Copies of Facts & Figures can be ordered here.

On 21 March 2017 the NZIER report on the contribution of forestry to New Zealand was published and is available for download.

From Principles to Practice

The New Zealand Sustainable Forest Management Story (published March 2004) is out of print. An electronic copy is available for download here

NZ Forest Road Engineering Manual and NZ Roading Engineering Manual Operators Guide (both printed 2012)

The manual includes the full NZ Road Engineering Manual and the quick reference Roading Operators Guide.   Both are currently out of print. 

Soft copies are available here.

Both the full Manual and the Operators Guide are scheduled for updating to reflect recent legislative changes.

Environmental Fact Sheets

  • A number of Environmental Fact Sheets are being published during 2016 and 2017. These are accessible from the File Library and Resources section of this website. The first two published and avaliable for download are on debris flows and water quality. Further fact sheets planned for 2017 include pollen, ecocsystem services, biodiversity in planted forests and forest soils.