Alberta Forrest

#Foresters Part 5: A Love of the Outdoors

In Part 5 of our #Foresters campaign, recent NAIT forest technology graduate Annette Bugnet talks about her career goals and love of the outdoors.

#Foresters Part 4: The Future Forest

In the latest edition of our #Foresters campaign, Matt Denney from Spay Lake Sawmills explains the steps that forest companies take to plan for the future forest.

#Foresters Part 2: We Put the Resource Back

In Part 2 of our #Foresters social media campaign, Kalina Velez of Spray Lake Sawmills discusses the steps that forest companies take to “put the resource back.”    

Job Post – Lumber Grading Quality Control Manager

We are recruiting a Quality Control Manager for our lumber grading bureau. This is an excellent opportunity for professionals with lumber grading experience to pursue a dynamic and challenging career path. This position has both an educational and quality control monitoring component. The successful candidate must be familiar with National Lumber Grades Authority (NLGA) grading … Continued

#Foresters Part 1: Forestry is an Art

In Week 1 of our #Foresters social media campaign, Stacey Pike of Blue Ridge Lumber describes how “forestry is an art.”

WoodWORKS! on YOURFOREST Podcast

We are experiencing a wood building renaissance. Cutting edge projects like the Brock Commons in Vancouver and Oakwood Timber Tower in London are radically changing the landscape for wood buildings, allowing them to be built taller and more quickly. Best of all,  we still get the same beautiful aesthetics and sustainability that we have come … Continued

Planting in the Park Photos

Thanks to everyone who turned out for Planting in the Park! This year’s event was held at Edmonton’s Government House Park. Together, we planted over 100 trees in this beautiful urban space.