The Future of Forests in Ontario

Wednesday, March 03, 2021 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Eastern Time Zone

Conservation concerns with industrial logging

Webinar presented by Wilderness Committee, Friends of Temagami, NRDC, Ontario Nature and Wildlands League

Forests are essential to Ontario — from the mighty boreal to the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence mixed-woods to the deciduous Carolinian, forest ecosystems cover much of this land.

Topics will include:

  • Government regulation and deregulation of commercial forestry
  • The role of protected places and conservation areas in forest sustainability
  • Old-growth and logging
  • Logging roads and deforestation
  • Public and Indigenous consultation process in Forest Management Planning

Contact: Katie@wildernesscommttee.org for Zoom connection