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Landowner Guides

A Forest Landowner's Guide to Internet Resources

States of the Northeast

Published by 
Northeastern Area Association of State Foresters

A Guide to Stewardship Planning for Natural Areas

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

A Land Manager's Guide to Conserving Habitat for Forest Birds in Southern Ontario

This guide offers a clear, practical overview of careful logging practices

A Landowner's Guide to Careful Logging

Learn the importance of careful logging from planning to post-harvest.

A Landowner's Guide to Selling Standing Timber

Managing your woodlot for profit and pleasure...

A Photographic Treatise on How Best to Grow Veneer Quality Lumber

An account of growing, and pruning hardwood trees (30 to 60 trees per acre), for the production of high quality veneer lumber.

A Plantation Establishment Program to Sequester Atmospheric Carbon

Discussion and recommendations on a national program to establish forest plantations on unused or marginal cleared lands.

A Silvicultural Guide for the Tolerant Hardwood Forest in Ontario

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

A Silvicultural Guide to Managing for Black Spruce, Jack Pine and Aspen on Boreal Forest Ecosites in Ontario

Book 1: Silviculture in Ontario

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

A Silvicultural Guide to Managing Southern Ontario Forests

Published by
Ontario Minisitry of Natural Resources

A True Picture

Taking Inventory of Your Woodlot

Published by the Eastern Ontario Model Forest

Beech Bark Disease in Ontario

A Primer and Management Recommendations

Ontario Forest Research Institute,
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

Best Management Practices

A Practical Guide for New Brunswick’s Private Woodlots

Published by 
Fundy Model Forest

Building a Case for Good Forest Management

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

Butternut Tree

A Landowner's Resource Guide

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

Choosing the Right Tree

A Landowner's Guide to Putting Down Roots

Climate Change

Implications for Forest Ecosystems and Forest Management in Eastern Ontario

Common Pests of Trees in Ontario

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.

Forest Management Guide

For Conserving Biodiversity at the Stand and Site Scales

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

Forest raptors and their nests in central Ontario

Published by 
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

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.

Fuelwood, the Environment and the 21st Century

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

Linking the Forest and the Factory

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

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.

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