Forest Topics

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

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

Forest industry
Find current lumber prices, economic data about Canada’s forest industry, and information about how the industry is transforming.


Forest fire
Explore forest fire maps and learn about forest fire behaviour, forest fire management, and tools to identify current fire locations and forest fire danger levels across Canada.

Climate change
Learn about climate change impacts on Canada’s forests and ways to adapt, carbon accounting and the carbon budget model, mitigation and international negotiations.

Insects and diseases
Access tools and information to help identify and monitor native and invasive forest insects and diseases in Canada.




State of Canada's Forests report
Read the latest report about Canada’s forests, including information on harvesting, fire and insect impacts, employment and deforestation.


Deforestation: Key facts
Get the facts about forest land use change in Canada and what deforestation really means.


Information for importers of Canadian forest products
Consult guidance information for importers of Canadian timber and forest products, and read about Canadian forest management.