The present large construction-site 'administration' will sooner or later comprehensively include the field of forestry. Existing instruments have to be compared with the newest requirements and – if necessary – be adapted to the practice, although many cantons have only recently established a new forest legislation that serves as a basis for cantonal planning regulations. It is not the aim of this process to define new goals in forest policy, but to regulate the methods for its realisation. The forest service is particularly involved, as it will achieve its goals more efficiently with new instruments.

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