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legal framework

...the legal framework provides for the management of forests to conserve environmental, cultural, social, scientific values

"This indicator is designed to provide an analysis of the legal framework through data collected for other indicators." The State of Victoria (2005)

"Forests often possess unique or otherwise special social, cultural, scientific, and environmental values. Formal legal mechanisms are often needed to protect
those values from ...

Extent to which the legal framework provides for planning, assessment, and policy review that recognizes multiple forest values

The indicator aims to assess the extent that legislation provides a framework for the integrated management of forests, and that planning is an iterative process which recognizes the diversity of forest values.

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