CIF-IFC 109th AGM & Conference

Canada’s Forests: Our Stories, Our Future

September 27-29, 2017 | Ottawa, ON

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


Nominations  for National Awards are due June 1st, 2017!

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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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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

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    North American Forest Soils Conference - International Symposium on Forest Soils

    Soils-Forests Interactions in Changing Environments When: June 10-16, 2018 Where: Quebec City, Quebec, Canada The 13th North American Forest Soils Conference is being held jointly with...Learn More

  • 11.22.2017
    CIF-IFC Rocky Mountain Section - Technical Workshop

    CIF-IFC Rocky Mountain Technical Workshop Integrating Wildland Fire Risk in Forest Management Planning   When? November 22, 2017 (Wednesday) Where? Chateau Louis, 11727 Kingsway NW, Edmonton, Alberta Who...Learn More

  • 09.14.2017
    IEA Bioenergy Webinar Series - Integrated Bioenergy Hybrids - Flexible Renewable Energy Solutions

    The International Energy Agency in collaboration with the Canadian Institute of Forestry proudly presents: IEA Bioenergy Webinar Series – Integrated Bioenergy Hybrids...Learn More

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  • 09.20.2017 - Reggie's Blog
    Reggie’s Blog

    August has been another great month here in the UK. I am afraid that my Canadian accent has picked-up some...Learn More

  • 09.07.2017 - Reggie's Blog
    Reggie’s Blog

    My second month in Norwich has been just as exciting as the last, though, I was disappointed to miss Canada’s...Learn More

  • 09.07.2017 - Theri's Blog
    Theri’s Blog

    The second month was a time when I became comfortable enough to not use my GPS as much when driving...Learn More

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