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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

  • 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

  • 09.27.2014
    Walk In The Woods

    As part of National Forest Week, the general public is invited to participate in a "Walk in the Woods," a...Learn More

  • 10.28.2014
    Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry’s 38th Annual Forest Health Review

    You are cordially invited to attend the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry’s 38th Annual Forest Health Review to be...Learn More

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Latest News

  • 10.30.2014 - Career Postings
    BC Public Service - Natural Resources Forester

    Position Title:  Natural Resources Forester Employment Status: Full Time Location: Squamish, BC Closing Date: November 18th, 2014 As a Natural Resource Forester, you coordinate...Learn More

  • 10.29.2014 - Career Postings
    Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development - Wildfire Ranger (Multiple Positions)

    Position Title:  Wildlife Ranger (3 positions) Employment Status: Full Time Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta Closing Date: November 7th, 2014 As one of our Wildfire...Learn More

  • 10.28.2014 - Speaking Out!
    Canadian Institute of Forestry Publishes Success Stories in the Canadian Forest Sector

    The documents consists of a compilation of forest management practices success stories that work on the premise of peer-to-peer communication....Learn More

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