Initiated by BULPROFOR, a member of PRO SILVA Europe, a PRO SILVA BULGARIA association was founded on 4th April, 2007 in Undola, Bulgaria.
Founder-members of the association became members of BULPROFOR and Sylvica foundation, lecturers and researchers from University of Forestry and Forest Research Institute, officials from the system of the National Forestry Board, more than 50 people attended.
A special guest at the meeting was prof. Jean Philippe Schütz president of PRO SILVA Europe.
The leadership was assigned to a group of three persons chairman: Ivaylo Velichkov and members: Georgi Kostov and Spas Todorov. A second meeting was appointed on 4th May, 2007 in Sofia at which the statutes of the new association is to be accepted and the legal registration is to be done.