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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

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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

  • 09.16.2016
    U of T Forestry Reunion 2016-Toronto, ON

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

  • 09.26.2016
    Canadian Urban Forest Conference 2016-City of Laval, QC

    Ville de Laval is pleased to be organizing the Canadian Urban Forest Conference (CUFC) 2016 as an ecologically responsible conference...Learn More

  • 09.21.2016
    Northwestern Ontario Section of the CIF Presents: Emerald Ash Borer Tour & AGM

    The Northwestern Ontario Section of the Canadian Institute of Forestry presents: Kiss Your Ask Goodbye? The Emerald Ash Borer Tour &...Learn More

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Latest News

  • 09.12.2016 - Career Postings
    Engineering Specialist-BC Timber Sales

    Position Title: Engineering Specialist-BC Timber Sales Employment Status: Regular, Full-time Location: Port Alberni, BC Closing Date: September 20, 2016 Applying your comprehensive knowledge of road and...Learn More

  • 09.12.2016 - Career Postings
    Land & Resource Specialist-BC Public Service

    Position Title: Land & Resource Specialist-BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations (MFLRNO) Employment Status: Regular, Full-time Location: Either Fort St. James...Learn More

  • 09.07.2016 - Career Postings
    Policy Specialist, Boreal Forest- Ducks Unlimited Canada

    Position Title: Policy Specialist, Boreal Forest-Ducks Unlimited Canada Employment Status: 3-year contract Location: Oak Hammock Marsh (near Stonewall), MB Closing Date: September 30, 2016 In this position,...Learn More

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