Kate Lindsay named to Canadian Forest Industries’ Top 10 under 40

FPAC – -Kate Lindsay, a forest industry leader, environmental champion, and conservation steward has been named to Canadian Forest Magazine’s Top 10 Under 40. The annual Top 10 Under 40 highlights the significant contributions of some of Canada’s rising stars in forest management.  Lindsay was selected for her commitment to excellence and the...

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TimberWest Pledges Carbon Neutrality

TimberWest has announced that it is committed to pursuing carbon neutrality over the next 10 years and has taken the first significant step in the process by measuring a total carbon footprint going beyond just its operations to incorporate supply chain energy use, forest carbon and its distribution network. Working...

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  • CIF-IFC 2018 Southern Ontario Section Annual General Meeting

    The CIF-IFC Southern Ontario Section is proud to present the upcoming 2018 Annual General Meeting. The event will include a field tour which takes place in the Rice Lake area. Date: Friday October 12, 2018 Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Meeting Location: 4639 Robson Road, North of Baltimore Reservations are...

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  • Union issues ban on overtime at northern B.C. sawmills

    The union representing workers at 13 northern B.C. sawmills has directed its members to cease working overtime as a first step in job action after entering a legal strike position on Saturday. According to a report in the Prince George Citizen the United Steelworkers Local 1-2017 and Conifer, the employers’...

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  • Berlin startup offers to save ancient Hambach forest from coal mining

    According to a report in The Guardian, a non-profit Berlin tech startup has offered to buy the remaining 200 hectares of an ancient German forest to save it from being destroyed for coal surface mining. Ecosia, a search engine which donates the majority of its advertising revenue to conservation initiatives and funded the...

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Summer #2 2018 – Vol. 22 #5

Summer #2 2018 – Vol. 22 #5

August 23, 2018
By: Brett Vezina

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