The Tree Talk Blog

July 27, 2021
Why Are There 690,000 Trees In This Trailer? A Tree Plant 101: FPAC 2021 Green Dream Internship Program
The answer is actually pretty simple; these trees are getting planted!
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July 27, 2021
Meet Taylor Popyk: FPAC 2021 Green Dream Internship Program
I’ve decided to start with an introduction to who I am and how I got here for my first post.
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April 19, 2021
Canada’s Forest Sector Responds To Federal Budget 2021: Forestry In Unique Position To Help Government Deliver On Environment And Economy: Nighbor
Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) recognizes that this budget comes at a critical time when we all need to come together to keep people safe, get more Canadians working, and kickstart a lasting economic recovery that leaves no family behind.
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April 16, 2021
Statement from FPAC President and CEO Derek Nighbor on the Conservative Party of Canada’s Climate Plan
We believe every political party should have a robust climate plan and we appreciate the thoughtful steps taken by the Conservative Party of Canada this week to establish climate targets in order to help us achieve Canada’s 2030 Paris Accord commitments.
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April 13, 2021
Anti-Canadian Resource Group Shows its True Colours: Industry and Labour Leaders Come Together to Call Out US-based Campaign Rhetoric
Sustainable forest management in Canada’s working forests is built upon a few key principles including ecosystems-based management and conservation, local input, and collaboration, keeping forest as forest forever, and providing family-supporting jobs and sustainable products to Canadians and people around the world.
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December 31, 2020
Safety, Sustainability, And Self-sufficiency: The Year That Was In Canadian Forestry
Today, the twin threats of the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change with the accompanying economic stressors are enough to test anyone’s mettle. Canada’s forest sector is resilient, but the COVID-19 crisis has made an already difficult time even more challenging for many forestry families, businesses, and communities.
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November 4, 2020
Partnering for Success - The Annual Industrial Consumption and Energy (ICE) Survey
FPAC and Statistics Canada celebrate five year partnership, collecting energy efficiency data in the the forest sector, supporting a low carbon economy
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April 28, 2020
Forestry Steps Up to Help Neighbours in Need
COVID-19 pandemic reinforces importance of forestry products to Canadians, as the sector and forestry workers step up to support local communities
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January 21, 2020
Leaning in By Leading the Way: Canada's Forest Sector Embraces UN Sustainable Development Goals And WEF's 2020 Core Focus On Fighting Climate Change
As a leader in sustainable forest management, Canada's forest sector supports calls for environmental action from the World Economic Forum and UN
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November 26, 2019
Canadians Need Reliable Rail Service
Over 600 communities across Canada are dependent on the forest sector and rely on reliable rail service to deliver forest products around the country and the world
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September 23, 2019
FPAC Guest Blog - Mona Chapates, Tolko #Takeyourplace
Mona Chapates of Tolko Industries shares her experiences and opportunities working in the forestry industry with FPAC
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August 23, 2019
Final Cut: Canada leads in forest certification
Canada leads the world when it comes to forest certification which helps ensure the social and economic well-being of local communities
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