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

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The Forestry Chronicle

Six issues annually plus archives back to 1925


Strong regional, provincial and International presence

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

Supporting Professionals

Helping future forest leaders find opportunities

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Speaking Out

The Voice of Forest Practitioners

Informing the public with balanced science-based outreach

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

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

What's Happening

Upcoming Events

  • 03.03.2021
    CIF-IFC E-Lectures: Improving Forest Resilience to Climate Change and Extremes with Genetics

    CIF-IFC National Electronic Lectures: join us for an e-lecture in collaboration with the Canadian Forest Service as a part of the series entitled:  “The Canadian...Learn More

  • 02.23.2021
    Innovative Forest Solutions Forum

    In collaboration with the Saskatchewan and Manitoba Sections, we will be hosting a virtual forum, connecting forest practitioners to identify needs and gaps to...Learn More

  • 01.26.2021
    Special E-Lecture: "A Novel Control of Buckthorn on the Landscape"

    CIF-IFC National Electronic Lectures: join us for a special e-lecture presented by Lallemand Plant Care and BioForest entitled:  “A Novel Control of...Learn More

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Latest News

  • 01.13.2021 - In the News
    New ‘Free to Grow in Forestry’ microsite launched to promote inclusiveness and diversity in Canada’s forest sector

    The Canadian Institute of Forestry / Institute forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) and the Centre for Social Intelligence (CSI) are pleased...Learn More

  • 12.01.2020 - In the News
    The CIF-IFC acknowledges the Government of Canada’s commitment to fight climate change through nature-based solutions

    The Canadian Institute of Forestry / Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) is pleased to see the commitment of the 2...Learn More

  • 10.16.2020 - In the News
    Winners Announced for the 2020 National Forest Week Photo Contest

    To celebrate National Forest Week (NFW) and its 100th anniversary, the Canadian Institute of Forestry invited Canadians to participate in...Learn More

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