Forest owners opposing expansion of conservation areas (SE)

Swedish forest owners opposing the plans of expanding the conservation areas as it would become a problem for bioenergy production. A public demand of 1144 names under it from several countries.

Ongoing conflict? no
Conflict type Biomass extraction conflicts (legally)
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 ecological, 2 economical, 3 social, 4 cultural
Keywords conservation, forest owners, Sweden
Start date 2008
End date 2008
Reason(s) for conflict The Swedish government intializing extension of forest conservation areas, which has caused public protests from forest owners guiding their properties and business of bioenergy.
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests private forest owner oppose the plan of expantion conservation areas which would lead to difficulties of procurement of raw material to bioenergy plans
Barriers for dialogue the different views and position of the interested parties upon the discussed issue
Forums for dialogue joint dialog with possibility to express opinion upon the conservation initiative
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation open and trustworthy dialog