Forests and forestry
Canada is rich in forest resources and a world leader in sustainable forest management. The health of our forests, as well as the communities that depend on them are influenced by a variety of environmental, societal and economic factors.
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Find current lumber prices and other economic data about Canada's forest industry, plus information about how the industry is transforming.
Learn how natural disturbances such as forest fires, insects and diseases help forests stay healthy.
Discover interesting facts about Canada's forests.
Read the latest report about Canada's forests, including information on the forest industry, carbon emissions and removals, and forest fires.
Find out how forest ownership, laws, certification, management and planning support sustainable forest management in Canada.
Learn about the Canadian Forest Service, forestry research centres and careers.
Explore the federal funding programs for the forestry industry.
Search the Canadian Forest Service publications database and download or order publications directly
Track prices for softwood lumber, pulp and panel products.
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