Media Releases

CIF In the News

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Executive Director Interviewed by CTV News

The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut Forestier du Canada was interviewed by CTV Toronto at the Tree and Wood Recovery Centre opening with Sawmill Sid Inc.! The CIF-IFC’s Executive Director information with the public about how wood products are important for carbon storage and carbon sequestration.

June 15, 2016 - CIF Ad at Montreal Grand Prix 2

CIF Advertisement Broadcast at Montreal's Grand Prix

An advertisement highlighting the work of the CIF-IFC and sustainable forest management was featured at the largest tourist event in Canada! The advertisement was played over 4,000 times across Montréal’s Grand Prix venue reaching an international crowd of about 900,000 people.


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September 10

  • Meeting: The National Forest Program Recruitment Committee (NFPRC) held a meeting in Fredericton, on the theme of "Students and the Forestry of Tomorrow” to plan new initiatives to attract the country's finest and most enthusiastic students into forestry programs.

January 29 to Feb 1

  • Event: The 23rd Graduate Student Conference on Forestry and Environmental Sciences, CONFOR 2009, Orillia, Ontario


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August 8

  • Media Release: CIF/IFC recognizes individuals who make significant, unique, and outstanding contributions in the field of forestry early in their careers.
  • Media Release: CIF/IFC to recognize Saskatchewan Environment with Canadian Forest Management Group Achievement Award
  • Media Release: Alberta Forest Professional, Dr. Paul Woodard, to receive CIF/IFC Achievement Award
  • Media Release: Alberta Educator, Alex Drummond, to receive CIF/IFC James M. Kitz Award
  • Media Release: CIF/IFC Honours Canada's Outstanding Forest Practitioners during its 97th Annual General Meeting in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

May 25

  • Award: Canadian Forest Practitioners Receive Silver Rings