Photo: Tobin Grimshaw

Stretching from Newfoundland and Labrador to the Yukon, Canada’s boreal forest directly and indirectly employs more than 600,000 Canadians in almost 200 communities. Learn about the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement that brought together the forestry industry and environmentalists to protect this indispensible resource.

Canadian Atlas Online: The Future of Forestry

See how new biomass energy technologies are revolutionizing Canadian forestry. Plus learn more about the history of logging in Canada and how much wood we export worldwide.

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Interactive boreal map: The Boreal Deal

See where threatened species live among the boreal woods and learn how forestry impacts Canadian communities. Toggle through our interactive map to uncover fascinating facts about the boreal forest.

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Canadian Geographic: The Boreal Issue (January/February 2011)

Unearth more about what brought environmentalists and the forestry industry together to sign the historic Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement


Renewing Canada’s greenest workforce / Renouveler la main-d’oeuvre la plus verte du Canada

Executive summary / Sommaire executif

Regional perspectives/ Perspectives régionales

Atlantic Region / Les provinces de l’Atlantique
Québec / Québec
Ontario / Ontario
The Prairies / Les Prairies
British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique