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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!

CIF AGM & DEMO Conference 2016

Canada’s Forest Sector: Adapting to a New Reality

September 19-21, 2016 – Vancouver, BC

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Strong regional, provincial and International 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


True North, Strong and Green

Celebrate from September 18-24th, 2016!

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

What's Happening

Upcoming Events

  • 08.02.2016
    CIF 16th Annual Teachers' Forestry Tour

    This years' 16th annual CIF Teacher Forestry Tour at the Canadian Ecology Centre will run from August 2-5, 2016 in...Learn More

  • 10.21.2016
    Opportunities for Bioheat in Rural and Remote Communities Workshops: Registration Now Open!

    Registration is now open for the "Opportunities for Bioheat in Rural and Remote Communities Workshops".  These workshops are set for  Friday, October...Learn More

  • 09.16.2016
    U of T Forestry Reunion 2016

    Return to Your Roots at U of T Forestry Reunion - September 16-18!! The Faculty of Forestry at the University of...Learn More

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Latest News

  • 08.24.2016 - Career Postings
    District Manager - BC Public Service

    Position Title: District Manager (Two Positions Available)-BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations (MFLRNO) Employment Status: Full-time, Regular Location: Burns Lake &...Learn More

  • 08.24.2016 - Career Postings
    Roads Engineer-BC Public Service

    Position Title: Roads Engineer-BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations (MFLRNO)  Employment Status: Full-time, Regular Location: Prince George, BC...Learn More

  • 08.17.2016 - Career Postings
    Silviculture Performance Assessment Specialist - BC Public Service

    Position Title: Silviculture Performance Assessment Specialist, BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Location: Victoria, BC Closing...Learn More

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