Forests

 

 

Boreal forest
Learn about Canada’s boreal forest from key facts, a map of the North American boreal zone, the latest research and recent publications.

Deforestation: The facts
Get the facts about forest cover loss in Canada, what deforestation really means, and how forests are sustainably managed.

Current lumber, pulp and panel prices
Track weekly prices for softwood lumber, pulp and panel products.

 

Monitor forest fires in your area
See maps and tools to identify and monitor forest fire danger levels across Canada.

Overview of Canada’s forest industry
Find economic and employment information about Canada’s forest sector and learn how the industry is changing.

Climate change
Learn how climate change is affecting Canada’s forests and what Canada is doing to mitigate the effects of climate change in the future.

 

State of Canada’s Forest Report
Read the latest report about Canada’s forests, including information on harvesting, fire and insect impacts, employment and investment.

Sustainable forest management
Find out how forest ownership, laws, certification, management and planning support sustainable forest management in Canada.

About the Canadian Forest Service
Find employee contact information. Learn about the Canadian Forest Service, research centres and careers.

 

Features

Rosemary Rock, Jasper National Park.

Canada’s forestry laws
In Canada, forests harvested on public land must be regenerated. Learn about forest laws, monitoring and enforcement.

Emerald ash borer

Identify and monitor insects and diseases
Find tools and information to help you identify and monitor native and invasive forest insects and diseases in Canada.

Map of Canada's ecozones

Forestry research, data and statistics
Access Canadian Forest Service science, research, publications and statistical information. Learn about our research activities that support sustainable forest management.