Norwegian Forestry Society

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The Norwegian Forestry Society (Norwegian: Det norske Skogselskap, often shortened to Skogselskapet) is an interest organisation in Norway.

It was established as Det norske Skogselskab in 1898,[1] with Axel Heiberg as its first chairman.[2] Its purpose is to promote forestry interests. It issues the magazine Norsk Skogbruk.[1] Chairman of the board is Johan C. Løken,[3] and the organizational headquarters are in Oslo.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Det norske Skogselskap". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 8 May 2009. 
  2. ^ Barr, Susan. "Axel Heiberg". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 8 May 2009. 
  3. ^ "Styret". Skogselskapet. 5 February 2008. 

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