Thank you for taking part in this research survey investigating consumer preferences for woodcarvings.

This research is in collaboration with the Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology and the University of Kent as part of a Master's research project. 

All answers will be anonymous and only used for the purpose of this research project. The survey should only take a few minutes of your time.

Thank you for your participation. 

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* 1. Please confirm that you consent to take part in this anonymous survey and are over the age of 18.

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* 2. Have you ever purchased a woodcarving?

(Woodcarving definition - any carved wood item, excluding timber used in construction)

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* 3. If you were to buy a woodcarving, are there any specific wood characteristics that you would search for when looking for a woodcarving? Please tick all that apply.

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* 4. Have any of the woodcarvings you have purchased had any information on the sustainability of the wood used? For instance an FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) stamp or any other form of eco-labelling? Please tick all that apply.

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* 5. Are there any types of wood you would avoid when purchasing a woodcarving?

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* 6. Do you think there are any potential damaging environmental impacts of sourcing wood for woodcarvings?

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* 7. How much do you agree or disagree with these statements?

  Strongly agree Agree No preference Disagree Strongly disagree
Wood based products appeal to me
I would prefer to purchase an item made from wood rather than a plastic based or synthetic alternative
I would be more likely to purchase a woodcarving that had sustainable certification or stated that the wood had been sourced sustainably
I would pay a higher price for a woodcarving that had sustainable certification or stated that the wood had been sourced sustainably
If I knew there were harmful environmental impacts of producing woodcarvings it would alter my decision to purchase the item
I would like to know if a woodcarving I intend to purchase is from an endangered, threatened or declining species
If I knew a woodcarving was produced from an endangered, threatened or declining tree species I would not purchase it
I would benefit from education on the potential impacts of the woodcarving trade on the environment

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* 8. What is your gender?

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* 9. What is your age?

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* 10. Are you a UK resident?

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