29 • 12 • 2020

JSC “Latvia’s State Forests” is Building a Forest Road in a Peat Bog

The length of the forest road is 2.29 km. The road route is approximately 1.5 km long and it is designed on peat with a thickness of 2.8 to 6 metres. In the project developed by SIA “CK”, a...

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23 • 12 • 2020

Conference "Knowledge-based Forest Sector" to Inform Stakeholders about the Growth of the Sector

Latvian State Forest Research Institute “Silava”, Forest Sector Competence Centre, JSC “Latvijas Finieris” and JSC “Latvia’s State Forests” (LVM) in cooperation with other forest...

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17 • 12 • 2020

The Assessment of the LVM Round Timber Assortment Sales Process Confirms Its Economic Justification and Compliance with Legal Acts

The Supervisory Board of JSC “Latvia’s State Forests” (LVM) has concluded a comprehensive evaluation of the round timber assortment sales process. Based on compliance, financial, economic and...

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14 • 12 • 2020

Congratulations to the Best LVM Timber Carriers in 2019

Analysing the achievements of the previous year, JSC “Latvia’s State Forests” (LVM) every year chooses the best timber transportation service providers. This year is no exception – a bit...

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08 • 12 • 2020

LVM and Authorities to Limit the Spread of the Bark Beetle in the Vicinity of Lake Melnezers

On 4 December, people could hear the sound of chainsaws working hard in a forest near Lake Melnezers near Tukums to free the area of recreation that is so popular among locals from dangerous trees...

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07 • 12 • 2020

The Volume of Hazardous Waste has Increased in Latvia's State Forests

Although nature walkers are becoming more responsible and waste brought to the forest is taken away more often, household, construction and hazardous waste is still a big problem in the forest...

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30 • 11 • 2020

Vijciems Cone Drying Facility has been Drying Cones Already for 125 Years

JSC “Latvia’s State Forests” (LVM) forest tree seed plantations are now busy with harvesting – cone harvesting. This year, it is planned to harvest about 900 hectolitres of pine cones and...

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23 • 11 • 2020

LVM GEO Offers New Features

New features are available to users of the LVM GEO map browser (https://lvmgeo.lvm.lv/), which allows nature walkers to plan their recreation in nature, for example, go hiking or cycling, as well as...

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19 • 11 • 2020

LVM Calls on Schools to Explore Forest at LVM Forest Game and LVM Forest Days Sticker Competition

This autumn, school rooms are full of challenges, therefore JSC “Latvia's State Forests” (LVM) calls on students to study in the fresh air – in the forest, and participate in the outdoor...

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16 • 11 • 2020

This Year's Forest Planting Season Has Come to an End

By the end of this year's planting season, the state forests managed by JSC “Latvia’s State Forests” (LVM) have been restored in an area of more than 16 thousand hectares, of which...

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13 • 11 • 2020

LVM Supervisory Board has Reviewed the Nine-Month Results of JSC “Latvia's State Forests” Operations

In the first nine months of 2020, the profit of JSC “Latvia's State Forests” (LVM) before corporate income tax amounts to 65.8 million euros, while the company’s turnover exceeds 260 million...

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