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Turning ancient forests into wood pellets is putting the country’s tourism and climate commitments at risk. Read more

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Federal officials believe they’ve done what a judge asked and should be able to begin a timber project on public land south of Bozeman, but the environmentalists who stopped the project still disagree. 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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Organization says it’s disappointed that their booking at Community Centre was cancelled by the city Read more

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Working forests and a robust wood products industry are a natural answer to reducing carbon emissions, said researchers and policymakers at the Washington Forest Protection Association’s (WFPA) 111th annual meeting. Read more

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Vancouver-based forestry giant Canfor says it’s agreed to a plan to take the company private. Read more

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The Arkansas chapter of the American Institute of Architects has presented honor awards to five designs by Arkansas architects for structures both in and out of Arkansas and announced four other awards. Read more

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The B.C. government says laid-off forestry workers and contractors now have access to a web portal that includes information about training opportunities and application details for a retirement bridging program. Read more

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The BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI), with media partner Canadian Forest Industries (CFI) Magazine, announced today the launch of their fourth annual photo contest. Read more

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Unprecedented move establishes local cross-laminated timber manufacturer at forefront of global industry Read more

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A gel developed by Stanford researchers could be sprayed on forests and vegetation to make them fire-resistant, helping to stop wildfires from spreading. Read more

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Despite a tumultuous 2019 that saw the B.C. forestry sector become one of the province's most embattled industries, there is a possible light at the end of the tunnel if companies embrace a new business model with emphasis on high-value products. Read more

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Today, John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, visited Lavern Heideman & Sons as part of National Forest Week to see how the province's investment is helping create more local jobs and increase overall production. Read more

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A convoy of logging trucks gained some attention as protesting drivers blew their horns while winding their big rigs through Vancouver streets on Wednesday. Read more

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If you surveyed 1,000 Canadians, as pollsters often do, and asked them to provide an example of an innovative sector, most would not name forestry. Yet, in an age of increased trade protectionism, worsening forest fires and concerns ... Read more

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A federal judge on Monday temporarily halted a Trump administration plan for logging in part of the Tongass National Forest in Alaska, barring a disputed lease sale a day before bids were to be opened. Read more

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A public comment period is ending soon on proposed logging, recreation and stream work on the Tongass National Forest near Petersburg, Wrangell and Kake. The Central Tongass Project could supply old growth timber for Southeast’s logging industry. Read more

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West Fraser announced it will introduce variable operating schedules at five of its British Columbia sawmills that will result in an estimated decrease of production in the range of 15-25% of current B.C. lumber production. Read more

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TORONTO - Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, visited York University to announce that Ontario is investing nearly $41 million in leading-edge research that will improve the quality of life for people while opening t Read more

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Fisheries and Land Resources wants to use Nalcor road for log hauling Read more

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