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When Invasive Species Threaten Your Woodlot

A Landowner's Guide to Forest Health

The Size of Canada's Privately Owned Forestlands:

Their Management and Economic Importance

This report provides an overview of the importance of private forestlands in Canada.

The Landowner's Guide to Controlling Invasive Woodland Plants

Learn about a variety of invasive plants that are displacing native plants.

The Canadian NTFP Business Companion

The Canadian NTFP Business Companion

By: Gina H. Mohammed

Sustainable Forest Management Survey of Northumberland County

This report summarizes a survey that was undertaken on the status of upland hardwood woodlots in Northumberland County.

Silvics of North America

Volume 1: Conifers

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Published by 
United States Department of Agriculture

Silvics of North America

Volume 2: Hardwoods

Web link

Published by 
United States Department of Agriculture

Private Woodland Owners

Meeting the Stewardship Challenge

Published by 
Canadian Model Forest Network and Natural Resources Canada

Ontario Tree Marking Guide

Part of the MNR Science and Technology Series

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

Non-Timber Forest Products in Ontario: An Overview

Non-Timber Forest Products in Ontario: An Overview

By: Gina H. Mohammed

1999

Managing Your Woodlot in a Changing Climate

Climate change and your forest stewardship plan.

Managing Your Forest in a Changing Climate - NEW

Managing Your Forest in a Changing Climate

Published by 
Published by the Renfrew County Chapter of the Ontario Woodlot Association; April 2015

Managing Ash in Farm Woodlots; some suggested prescriptions

This document provides several examples that forestry specialists can use to develop alternatives for managing ash in southern Ontario woodlots.

Linking the Forest and the Factory

This report provides an excellent look at the wood purchasing behaviour of Ontario’s value-added wood industries.

Fuelwood, the Environment and the 21st Century

A look at fuelwood as accessible renewable green energy for rural Ontario.

Forestry Facts

Hiring a Consulting Forester

Forestry Code of Practice

Private Land

Developed by woodlot owners, the code promotes sustainable environmental and financial operations within the framework of the woodlot owner's objectives.

Forest raptors and their nests in central Ontario

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

Forest Management Guide

For Conserving Biodiversity at the Stand and Site Scales

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

Extension Notes: Careful Logging Practices

Selecting the Right Harvesting Equipment

Outlines the best uses of various types of commercial harvesting equipment.

Common Pests of Trees in Ontario

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

Climate Change

Implications for Forest Ecosystems and Forest Management in Eastern Ontario

Choosing the Right Tree

A Landowner's Guide to Putting Down Roots

Butternut Tree

A Landowner's Resource Guide

Learn important information about the identification and management of this species at risk.

Building a Case for Good Forest Management

An summary of the eight case studies of landowners and their forest management.

Best Management Practices

A Practical Guide for New Brunswick’s Private Woodlots

Published by 
Fundy Model Forest

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