Ecologically Sustainable Forest Management plans

Ecologically Sustainable Forest Management (ESFM) is the guiding philosophy behind the management of Forestry Corporation.  This philosophy maintains high ecological principles and biodiversity while taking into consideration the needs and benefits to communities and industry.

ESFM is a philosophy that delivers social, environmental and economic benefits for the people of NSW while understanding that we are the custodians of these forests for future generations.

ESFM Plans

Environmental Sustainability Management Plan covers 

Supplementary plans and maps

The supplementary plans and maps listed below relate to the ESFM plans (Ecologically Sustainable Forest Management).

Forestry Corporation regional boundaries are used operationally to manage the forests throughout the state. These do not align exactly with the CRA/RFA boundaries which guided the creation of these plans.

Eden Region


Boundary Map

View the boundary map [PDF]


CAR = Comprehensive, adequate and representative (reserve system)
CRA = Comprehensive regional assessment
RFA = Regional forest agreement

Page last updated/reviewed:12 Sep 2013