Executive Summary: Development and Scaling of Innovative Technologies for Wood Identification

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Meaghan Parker
Affiliation: 
World Resources Institute
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Chip Barber
Affiliation: 
World Resources Institute

The Seattle Dialogue (Development and Scaling of Innovative Technologies for Wood Identification) was convened to explore the ways in which emerging technologies for wood identification can more effectively contribute to combating illegal logging and associated trade, which is widely recognized as a key forest management and natural resources crime issue. This is a summary of the plenary sessions and key points.