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Over 40 live e-lectures annually covering relevant forestry themes

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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


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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Speaking Out

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

  • 11.19.2020
    *Sold Out* Rocky Mountain Section Technical Workshop - Timber supply in Alberta's forests - these are risky times

    Timber supply in Alberta's forests - these are risky times The virtual event will be short presentations, panel discussions/questions and breakout...Learn More

  • 11.17.2020
    Where Are They Now? The Prince of Wales Forest Leadership Award

    Join us for an interactive webinar brought to you by the Institute of Chartered Foresters and the Canadian Institute of Forestry. Date:...Learn More

  • 02.16.2021
    Forest Pest Management Forum 2021

    The 63rd Forest Pest Management Forum will be held virtually through Zoom on February 16 & 17, 2021 from 1:00...Learn More

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Latest News

  • 10.16.2020 - In the News
    Winners Announced for the 2020 National Forest Week Photo Contest

    To celebrate National Forest Week (NFW) and its 100th anniversary, the Canadian Institute of Forestry invited Canadians to participate in...Learn More

  • 09.24.2020 - In the News
    "A stronger more resilient Canada"

    Read below for CIF-IFC's response to the Government of Canada's Speech from the Throne delivered on September 23, 2020. A stronger...Learn More

  • 09.23.2020 - In the News
    CIF-IFC is featured in the National Post to Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of National Forest Week

    Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of National Forest Week. CIF-IFC writes an article, coordinated by Mediaplanet, as part of the National Post’s Celebrating Canada’s...Learn More

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