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

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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

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

  • 05.06.2015
    Regulated Rivers: Environment, Ecology, and Management Conference

    Regulated Rivers: Environment, Ecology, and Management Conference Selkirk College, Castlegar BC May 06 - 07, 2014 Through a keynote address, 2 days of presentations,...Learn More

  • 11.12.2014
    Lake Simcoe Conservation Authority - Strong Roots Workshop

    Registration is up for the "Strong Roots" workshop in  East Gwillimbury  (Wednesday, November 12th) and Keswick (Saturday, November 15th). Pre-register for this free public...Learn More

  • 11.10.2014
    Invasive Species Workshop - Sault Ste. Marie

    Please join us for a full day of lectures by experts on a variety of invasive species that impact forests, including...Learn More

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Latest News

  • 11.20.2014 - Career Postings
    BC Public Service - Research Scientist, Tree Breeder

    Position Title:  Research Scientist, Tree Breeder Employment Status: Full Time Location: Vernon, BC Closing Date: December 17th, 2014 The Tree Improvement Branch (TIB) mission is...Learn More

  • 11.20.2014 - In the News, Speaking Out!
    CIF Responds to the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario

    The CIF-IFC recently responded to the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario's Annual Report.  The report mis-represented the sustainable forest management occurring...Learn More

  • 11.17.2014 - Career Postings
    Tolko: Operations Forester- Planning

    Position Title: Operations Forester-Planning Employment Status: Full Time Location: Meadow Lake or Prince Albert, Saskatchewan Closing Date: November 30th, 2014 Tolko is seeking a...Learn More

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