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Jeff Landriault says he "did a little rain dance" with a "big smile" on his face when raindrops started to fall on Lady Evelyn Lake this week. more

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As forest fires rage across North America, one expert argues that Canada needs to rethink who foots the bill once the flames have been stamped out. more

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Crews fighting forest fires in northern Ontario are receiving help from other provinces, the US and Mexico as they try to contain a cluster of blazes after days of hot and humid weather. more

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Chief of Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation, Chris Skead is calling on his community to help the people of Wabaseemoong First Nation as they evacuate their home due to smoke from a forest fire approximately 20 kilometres from the community. more

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Fire crews are still working to fight several forest fires in northeastern Ontario, including one threatening the community of Temagami, Ont. more

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Forest fires in northwestern Ontario are continuing to spark up daily. According to a spokesperson from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, twelve new forest fires were reported in northwestern Ontario on Wednesday. more

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A partnership of three northern Ontario First Nations says it has reached an agreement with an area mill operator to supply wood to a recently re-started sawmill in the Greenstone region. more

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As families head off to camp for the Canada Day long weekend, a spokesperson with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is advising residents in northwestern Ontario to be extra careful when lighting fires. more

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As foresters — and those who work in the industry — gather in Timmins for an annual meeting, women in that sector will also take time to compare notes. more

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Newfoundland and Labrador forest fire crews have been busy this long weekend, with at least seven fires reported in the province. more

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Employees at Thunder Bay's Resolute Forest Products have reached a new collective bargaining agreement, a deal that serves as a template for forestry industry workers throughout Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada. more

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Two massive northern Alberta wildfires sparked an idea among some University of Alberta students that has really taken off — all the way into outer space. more

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Unifor has selected Resolute Forest Products as the target company in a new round of "pattern bargaining," which the union hopes will set a precedent for all of eastern Canada's forestry industry, a Unifor spokesperson said Tuesday. more

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Thousands of ash trees infested by the tiny but destructive emerald ash borer will be cut down in Mount Royal Park by March 2019. more

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Curbing raw log exports to boost jobs in BC's forestry industry has been a focus of previous provincial governments and continues to be an issue for Premier John Horgan during his first year in power. more

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The manager of the UBC research forest near Williams Lake says that after a summer of wildfires, he's considering more frequent thinning of the forest to prevent such out-of-control fires in the future. more

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Thousands of evacuees from Princeton, 100 Mile House and surrounding areas in British Columbia are free to go home after evacuation orders were downgraded to alerts on Sunday. more

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The City of Beaconsfield is taking a new approach to try to save its ash trees from emerald ash borer infestations. It's started a three-year pilot project that involves using traps to help kill off the invasive beetles. more

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New Brunswick's new special envoy to the United States on the softwood lumber tariff dispute says he will begin work immediately to get the province a favourable deal. more

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A group of Quebec mayors are in Washington today trying to rally support for a swift end to the latest softwood lumber dispute, the effects of which are already being felt in the province. more

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