Alberta Forrest

Planting in the Park

    After a long winter, spring has finally arrived. To celebrate, the AFPA and our Work Wild program will be planting seedlings in Edmonton’s MacKinnon Ravine on May 12. Planting trees does come naturally to us – our members planted 80 million seedlings in Alberta’s forests in 2018. If you are in Edmonton that … Continued

Confidence in Canada

The Alberta Forest Products Association is one of 70 signatories from across Canada on a letter to Prime Minister Trudeau urging prompt action to get the Trans Mountain pipeline built. We are Albertans and Canadians and we want to see our country and province thrive. We also want a fair regulatory environment. Alberta’s forest industry … Continued

Media Coverage of the Prairie Wood Design Awards

Advances in wood construction driving development innovations The entrants in the Prairie Wood Design Awards point to the potential of timber-based residential development DIN Projects designed the Pole House, a seasonal family cabin on Lake Winnipeg. Kyle Janzen SHARON CROWTHER Special to The Globe and Mail Published March 29, 2018Updated March 29, 2018 An unconventional cabin raised up … Continued