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: key facts, a map of the North American boreal zone, recent publications and the latest research.

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


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

Climate change
Learn about climate change, its impact on Canada’s forests and the steps Canada is taking to mitigate the effects of climate change in the future.

Insects and diseases
Find tools and information for monitoring and identifying native and invasive forest insects and diseases in Canada.




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.


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