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Finding my roots in the forest industry

March 14, 2016 Tree Talk Blog

by Shayna Mason, Registered Forester In Training, University of Alberta Graduate How is it that a person can grow up in a small city, whose economic stability is reliant on forestry, and have no idea what a forester is or what they do? I am not exactly sure how I did it but somehow I […]

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Paul Lansbergen

WHEN IT’S TIME TO BUY: THINK FIRST OF YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT

March 2, 2016 Tree Talk Blog

By Paul Lansbergen, Acting President and CEO, FPAC So just how is Canada going to reach its ambitious goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions? Well, a group of about 20 organizations has come up with a suggestion. They have formed a Carbon First Alliance to encourage governments, be they federal, provincial or municipal, to choose […]

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Happy New Year!

January 4, 2016 Tree Talk Blog

Happy new year to all our readers! Welcome to 2016! Our last year in blogging was a great success and we’re happy to have been able to share stories from the forest products industry with you. Some highlights of 2015 include a blog all the way from Sweden by Linda Eriksson (Forest Policy Advisor, Swedish […]

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