Marc Garfella Ruiz
Estricadors 17-19, 3er, 2ona
It is a Spanish non-profit association, founded in 1996. The association is integrated in ProSilva Europe with whom it shares its principles and objectives.
ProSilva Spain aims to promote, disseminate, research and discuss forest management close to nature, understood as the set of principles, criteria, methods, techniques, activities, actions and organizations that allow the conservation and multiple and sustainable use of forest areas and landscapes in which they are integrated. Management close to nature is based on the consideration of the mountain and forest as an ecosystem whose structure and functioning indicate guidelines for action, supporting and respecting the natural dynamic, increasing biodiversity and obtaining stable complex structures in dynamic equilibrium.
For the fulfillment of these ends ProSilva carries out the following activities:
Since 2008, ProSilva has been promoting and coordinating a network of woodlands in which management using these criteria is being carried out or is going to be initiated.