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WINNIPEG – A group that represents 30 northern Manitoba First Nations wants to talk with the province about buying a mill that is closing in December. more »

Aug 31, 2016 3:12 PM News

The Alberta government says it is providing nearly $13 million in funding to help create new uses for agricultural and forestry products through the Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions agency. more »

Aug 4, 2016 2:15 PM News

Tissue manufacturer Kruger Products L.P. has announced it’s investing $55 million to add a paper machine at its Crabtree plant in the Lanaudiere region of central Quebec. more »

Aug 3, 2016 9:53 AM News

A vast stretch of boreal forest along the Manitoba-Ontario boundary moved one step closer to international recognition Friday, as two UNESCO advisory bodies recommended Pimachiowin Aki be deemed a world heritage site. more »

Jun 2, 2016 12:00 AM News

A forestry company is donating a large tract of land that includes at-risk species of trees in northern Nova Scotia. more »

Apr 26, 2016 12:00 AM News

University of Victoria scientists say they have some good news about global warming and its impact on British Columbia’s forests, especially about the environment’s recovery from the devastating mountain pine beetle outbreak more than a decade ago. more »

Apr 15, 2016 7:00 AM Features

The move comes in response to a U.S. decision to impose the duties against Canadian paper mills ranging from 17.87 per cent to 20.18 per cent. more »

Apr 4, 2016 9:39 AM News

No injuries reported; mill expected to resume operations in about a week. more »

Mar 11, 2016 4:00 PM News

The days of the mountain pine beetle gnawing, unchecked, through the forests of B.C. and north-central Alberta could be numbered, thanks to a microscopic breakthrough. more »

Apr 21, 2013 12:00 AM Features