Ecoforestry Institute Society
Promoting ecologically-sound forestry
The house once occupied by Merv Wilkinson has now been named the Wilkinson Heritage Homestead to forever honour Merv’s legacy. The Ecoforestry Institute Society and a fleet of amazing volunteers are giving the Homestead an epic makeover while retaining the rustic look. The Homestead will serve as an educational centre, a venue for special events, and as accommodation for ecotourists from the world over. Read more….
For over 60 years, Merv harvested timber from Wildwood in a way that maintained a healthy vibrant forest ecosystem. His pioneering work in forest stewardship and single tree selection showed a viable alternative to clear-cut logging, read more….