“We want to continue living with the forest”: in the North, a village against the ONF

By Benoît Floc’h Posted today at 01:40 Reserved for our subscribers ReportageThe mayor and the inhabitants of Preux-au-Bois, a small town in the North, helplessly witness the closure of the roads crossing the immense neighboring forest. They suspect the ONF of favoring hunters and encouraging over-logging. To go to a restaurant, this autumn Monday, Bruno … Read more

“The forest is our future”: faced with job cuts, ONF employees demand “a real debate in the Assembly”

A member of the National Forestry Office (ONF) shows a plate number on a fir tree in a forest near Dabo, in eastern France, February 3, 2021. PATRICK HERTZOG / AFP “The forest can save us if we preserve it” : Hundreds of employees of the National Forestry Office (ONF) demonstrated Thursday, November 25 to … Read more