The CIF will host a special electronic lecture series, in collaboration with IEA Bioenergy Task 43, the UK Department of Energy and Climate Chnage, Applied Geosolutions and Ricard Energy and Environment. Click here to see the poster!
It is quite amazing how time flies by. It seems only a few weeks ago that I was landing in London, having no idea what to expect from my coming experiences. I have learned a lot about UK forestry in the past few months and I hope that this knowledge will be valuable in my […]
The Canadian Institute of Forestry-Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) is pleased to announce Ms. Christine Leduc as the 2015 recipient of the Prince of Wales Award for Sustainable Forestry. Click here to read more!
Forest Innovation Partnership and Canadian Wood Fibre Centre (Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada) have launched a new tool for knowledge transfer: the ‘Eastern White Cedar silviculture virtual tour’. This dynamic and bilingual tool presents several concepts contained in the Silvicultural Guide for Eastern White Cedar (commonly called cedar in eastern Canada) and was developed […]
To celebrate National Forest Week, the CIF-IFC will be hosting a special lecture focussed on wildfire in Canada! For more information, click here!
The Canadian Institute of Forestry-Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) is pleased to announce FPInnovations as the 2015 Canadian Forest Management Group Achievement Award recipient. The award recognizes outstanding achievements made by teams or groups of natural resource managers, researchers or non-government-organization groups in the field of forest resource-related activities in Canada. Click here to read the […]
The Canadian Institute of Forestry-Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) is pleased to announce Anne LeBrun Ruff as the 2015 recipient of the James M. Kitz Award. The award recognizes the contributions of those forest practitioners newer to the profession and has the objective of encouraging excellence in the forestry profession. Click here to read the […]
The draft, fourth version of the CSA SFM Z809 ( Sustainable Forest Management Standard) has been posted for public review. It can be accessed and commented on using the link: http://publicreview.csa.ca/Home/Details/1712 . It can also be downloaded here by anyone who wants to print it off and mark it up while preparing their comments. The […]
Following a nation-wide search, which garnered a number of exceptionally qualified candidates, it is with great pleasure that the Canadian Institute of Forestry-Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) National Executive announces the appointment of Dana Collins as the Executive Director of the Institute, effective July 1, 2015. Read more!
The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut Forestier du Canada is speaking out against recent claims about forest loss and deforestation, sparked by a report released by the World Resource Institute that claims Canada was second in the world in terms of tree cover loss in 2013. The CIF/IFC found issue with the way tree cover loss was […]