The Canadian Council of Forest Ministers regularly publishes reports and studies to inform and contribute to the knowledge base of Canada's Forests. Choose one of the publication types below to access recently released publications or use the search to find information by keyword or topic.
Sustainable forest management in Canada
Forests are part of the fabric and beauty of our nation. With a diversity of landscapes, our forests provide unparalleled recreational and economic opportunities, and important wildlife habitat. Canada is committed to protecting these values for future generations by sustainably managing our forests.
Renewed Forest Bioeconomy Framework
Ministers endorsed a Renewed Forest Bioeconomy Framework. The Renewed Framework builds on the 2017 Forest Bioeconomy Framework for Canada by focusing directly on addressing the continuing challenges the forest sector faces to realize the potential of the forest bioeconomy in Canada. A corresponding set of responsive actions for jurisdictions to implement as appropriate was developed […]
Meeting of the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers – October 20, 2022
THE CANADIAN COUNCIL OF FOREST MINISTERS MET VIRTUALLY TO DISCUSS EMERGING OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FACING CANADA’S FOREST SECTOR. By Videoconference, October 20, 2022 – Today, federal, provincial and territorial forest ministers met virtually for the mid-year meeting of the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM), chaired by the Honourable Mike Holland, New Brunswick Minister of […]
The Canadian Council of Forest Ministers’ framework of Criteria and Indicators of Sustainable Forest Management in Canada
Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM) created a framework of Criteria and Indicators of Sustainable Forest Management in Canada, composed of 6 criteria and 46 indicators. The framework was developed through extensive input from stakeholders in the forest community. This report provides information that will improve public dialogue and decision making on the outcomes desired […]
Meeting of the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers
THE CANADIAN COUNCIL OF FOREST MINISTERS MEET TO DISCUSS CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR CANADA’S FOREST SECTOR. Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial forest ministers held discussions at their annual meeting on November 30, 2021 to address ongoing challenges and opportunities for Canada’s forest sector. The meeting was hosted by Ralph Eichler, Minister of Manitoba Agriculture and […]