Sustainable Forestry Initiative

SFI Inc. is an independent, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that is solely responsible for maintaining, overseeing and improving the internationally recognized Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) program. Learn more at and

Mark Rodgers, Chief Operating Officer of Habitat for Humanity Canada, has been elected to the independent Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI®) Board of Directors. more »

Jun 10, 2013 12:00 AM News

Released last week, the 2016 SFI Progress Report – Linking Future Forests to Communities – tells the story of how responsible forestry is helping improve our shared quality of life. more »

Jul 4, 2016 10:03 AM Features


© Mark Lathrop - Sierra Pacific Lands, California certified to SFI

Timber harvesting does not necessarily constitute deforestation. In cases where that harvest takes place as part of a sustainable forest management strategy, it doesn’t lead to the permanent loss of forest cover. more »

May 2, 2016 9:04 AM Features

The decisions we make every day directly affect the health and future of our forests more »

Jan 14, 2015 12:00 AM Features