Parallel consultation opens on FSC National High Conservation Value (HCV) Framework
The FSC-approved version of UKWAS must include a National High Conservation Value (HCV) Framework. This is a tool for the identification, management and monitoring of HCVs in forests in the UK.
In parallel with the consultation on the second revision draft of UKWAS 5, FSC UK are holding a consultation on an updated draft of the National HCV Framework. For full documentation see here.