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Policy Exchange report urges next government to increase use of timber in new homes. Read more

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WHILE RICE STUDENTS CHEERED the announcement of a sorely needed new wing for the school’s Hanszen College, outsiders heralded the project as a Houston milestone: the city’s first structure constructed from something called mass timber. Read more

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Finance Ministry budget numbers show forest revenues are down 11 per cent so far this year Read more

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On average, an acre of eastern hardwoods sequesters 85 tons of CO2 equivalent. If you multiply that number by hundreds of trees, the global impact becomes readily apparent. Read more

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Longtime critic of glyphosate spraying filed a wrongful-dismissal suit against his forestry college last week Read more

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A chronic shortage of truck drivers across Canada is compounding the effects of a strike at Canadian National Railway Co., says the CEO of the Forest Products Association of Canada. Read more

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Today, Agriculture Commissioner Nicole “Nikki” Fried announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has allocated $380.7 million in federal block grant funding for Florida farmers devastated by Hurricane Michael. Read more

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By Armistice Day in 1918, nearly 24,000 men made up the Canadian Forestry Corps Read more

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Roughly $40 million in carbon credits have been sold in the Great Bear Rain Forest. | Neil Balderson/Shutterstock

Carbon offsets and emissions trading evolved out of the 1997 Kyoto Protocol as a mechanism that could be used by industries that either couldn’t reduce their emissions – airlines are a prime example – or found it too expensive. Read more

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If the timber industry in Alaska is looking to harvest more trees, the Trump administration's proposal to open roadless areas in Tongass National Forest to logging might not be the way to get there. Read more

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