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To inspire confidence and pride in Canadian forestry
– nationally and internationally

Speaking Out

The Voice of Forest Practitioners

Informing the public with balanced science-based outreach

Knowledge Exchange

The Forest on Your Desktop

Over 40 live e-lectures annually covering relevant forestry themes

Reaching Out Globally

International Forestry Initiatives

Active worldwide and supporting the Forests without Borders Charity

Stay Informed and Connected

The Forestry Chronicle

Six issues annually plus archives back to 1925


Professionalism and volunteer spirit

Opportunities to make a difference in your vocation!


Strong regional and provincial presence

Over 120 events annually – workshops, seminars, tours, and socials

Success Stories from Canada’s Forests

Read about today’s forest innovations here

A collection of stories about people working together to solve problems in the forest sector

2015 AGM & Conference

The Lake of the Woods Section will be hosting the 2015 AGM & Conference in Kenora, ON

Join us from September 14th – 17th 2015!

Our Purpose

We foster public awareness of Canadian and international forestry issues while promoting sustainability and competence among forestry professionals.

What's Happening

Upcoming Events

  • 02.18.2015
    Himalayan Field Study Program 2015

    A Program of the International Institute of Field Studies 277 Eaton Drive, Hinton, Alberta October 15 – November 7, 2015 The Himalayan Field...Learn More

  • 02.22.2015
    PwC's 28th Annual Global Forest & Paper Industry Conference

    PwC's 28th Annual Global Forest & Paper Industry Conference Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, 900 W. Georgia Street Vancouver, BC May 6, 2015 Join us for the...Learn More

  • 09.15.2015
    2015 CIF AGM & Conference

    The 107th Annual CIF/IFC AGM & Conference will be hosted by the Lake of the Woods Section in Kenora, Ontario...Learn More

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Latest News

  • 02.27.2015 - Career Postings
    Canadian Institute of Forestry - Executive Director

    Position Title:  Executive Director Employment Status: Full time Location: Flexible Closing Date: March 20, 2015 The Institute is searching for an Executive Director who will...Learn More

  • 02.27.2015 - Career Postings
    City of Toronto - Assistant Planner Urban Forestry

    Position Title:  Assistant Planner, Urban Forestry Employment Status: Full-time, Temporary Location: Toronto, ON Closing Date: March 13, 2015 Applying knowledge of urban forestry, tree protection...Learn More

  • 02.27.2015 - Career Postings
    Great Lakes Forestry Centre - Chief, Science and Policy

    Position Title:  Chief, Science and Policy , FO-04, Position #47813 Location: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario The Great Lakes Forestry Centre, Canadian Forest Service-Natural Resource...Learn More

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