Coordinator: Swedish Forest Agency
The Swedish Forest Agency (SFA) is the national authority for forest-related issues. It promotes the management of Sweden's forests enabling the objectives of forest policy to be attained. SFA uses a variety of tools to meet the forest policy objectives, such as the provision of advice and information, routine controls and subsidies to forest owners. Advising forest owners and those who work in the forest industry is a major part of SFA's tasks. It also meets with forest owners and discusses their operations in the field. SFA, District Gotland has substantial experience of carrying out inventories associated with trees and natural values, as well as of practical work.