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Cardinal Equipment has expanded with the acquisition of another Quebec sawmill equipment supplier, Sawquip International. more

Oct 7, 2017 12:00 AM News

Four meetings were called late last week to deal with a public fed up with breathing wildfire smoke from multiple fires in southern Oregon and around the West. more

Oct 6, 2017 12:00 AM News

The smoke from summer wildfires has served as a reminder to Coloradans that many forests remain unhealthy and fire-prone, and that the occurrence of wildfire in natural settings is inevitable. more

Oct 5, 2017 12:00 AM News

Six local governments were recognized at the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) Convention today in Vancouver for their leadership in the use of wood both architecturally and structurally in their community projects. more

Oct 5, 2017 12:00 AM News

J.D. Irving was announced as the 2017 winner of the SFI Leadership in Conservation Award during the Sustainable Forestry Initiative‘s annual meeting in Ottawa. more

Oct 5, 2017 12:00 AM News

The increase in forest fires, seen this summer from North America to the Mediterranean to Siberia, is directly linked to climate change, scientists say. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 AM News

In May of this year, a hot spell broiled Boston. In June, extreme temperatures grounded Phoenix’s planes. Last week, Seattle suffered under record temperatures. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 AM News

Resolute Forest Products is one of several Quebec companies contributing to a shipment of supplies destined for Puerto Rico. A report on CBC News explains that a Resolute employee, who is originally from Puerto Rico, made the suggestion. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 AM News

At its 75th annual general meeting and conference, the Alberta Forest Products Association recognized the achievements of its member companies, contractors, and employees. more

Oct 3, 2017 12:00 AM News

What is “Carbon Friendly Forestry?” It’s two things actually. First, it was a conference put on by the Washington Environmental Council, a Seattle-based environmental organization. more

Oct 3, 2017 12:00 AM News

After another destructive wildfire season, the province is being urged to do more to protect communities and prepare BC for the future wildfire threat. more

Oct 2, 2017 12:00 AM News

The vacation cabins that ring Seeley Lake emptied long before Labor Day this year. The tourists who come to swim, fish, and boat on the lake where Norman Maclean spent his summers had taken their fun and their recreation dollars elsewhere. more

Oct 2, 2017 12:00 AM News

The US Forest Service and Idaho have forged 10 agreements for logging and restoration projects on federal land in what officials say could become a template for other Western states to create jobs and reduce the severity of wildfires. more

Oct 1, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Salt River Project is continuing a forest-thinning initiative at several sites throughout northern Arizona. more

Oct 1, 2017 12:00 AM News

The huge wildfire in Fort McMurray last year caused air pollution to spike as far away as the New England states, more than 4,000 kilometres away, experts say. more

Sep 30, 2017 12:00 AM News

More timber is cut annually in the Black Hills National Forest than any other national forest, but timber management in the Black Hills is at a crossroads following the recently ended mountain pine beetle epidemic. more

Sep 29, 2017 12:00 AM News

Colorado’s forests are a living graveyard where 834 million dead linger among the survivors. Death’s growing share makes up 1 in 15 standing trees on Colorado’s 24.4 million forested acres, a testament to the lethal whirlwind of overpopulation. more

Sep 29, 2017 12:00 AM News

An economic study released by the BC forest industry confirms that the sector continues to be a cornerstone of the provincial economy and one of the largest employers across the province. more

Sep 28, 2017 12:00 AM News

For such a small bug, it’s creating huge problems. The Southern pine beetle is gnawing its way through woodlands in the state, killing trees and profits. more

Sep 22, 2017 12:00 AM News

Fortress Paper Ltd. reports that it has experienced a burst in a pressurized auxiliary gas collection system relating to one of the recovery boilers at the Fortress Specialty Cellulose Mill. more

Sep 22, 2017 12:00 AM News

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