Environment

Shareable: Sustainable forestry & dens

Sustainable forest management conserves wildlife dens.

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Shareable: Forestry & Beavers

Sustainable forest management improves beaver habitat.

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Shareable: Forestry & Bats

Sustainable forest management conserves bat habitat.

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Shareable: Forestry & Moose

Sustainable forest management protects moose habitat.

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Shareable: Sustainable forestry maintains nesting sites

Sustainable forest management maintains & enhances special habitat features, such as nesting sites. #ItTakesAForest

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Shareable: Sustainable Forestry Maintains Habitat Features

Sustainable forest management maintains & enhances groundwater recharge areas, as they maintain flow rates through brook trout spawning sites.

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Shareable: Sustainable forestry conserves aquatic habitats

Lakes, ponds, rivers, streams, wetlands, & shoreline support ~100 species of fish, 200+ species of birds, mammals, reptiles & amphibians, & 1000’s of species of inverts & plants. Sustainable forest mgmt ensures maintenance of various ecological functions of aquatic ecosystems!

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Shareable: Sustainable forestry conserves biodiversity

Sustainable forest management conserves biodiversity by undertaking an ecosystem-based approach across the landscape while maintaining & enhancing important habitat features at the local level, such as bird nests.

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Shareable: Forestry & Important Habitat Features

Foresters are trained to identify important habitat features, like stick nests, cavities, and mast trees.

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Shareable: Forestry & Critical Environment Areas

Forest management planning ensures critical areas are maintained.

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Shareable: Forestry & Habitat Diversity

Sustainable forest management supports habitat diversity.

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Shareable: Canada Leads the World in Forest Certification

Canada is home to 36% of the world’s certified forests.

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Shareable: Forestry balances economy & environment

Sustainable forestry balances the economy and the environment.

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Shareable: World Environment Day 2020

This World Environment Day, it’s time for forests.

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Shareable: Sustainable alternative

Forest products are a sustainable alternative to non-renewable materials.

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: Re-Seeding Hairlines

Learn how to grow your own grass AND create some fun friends.

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: H2O GO!

Ever wonder how water moves from a tree’s roots to its branches? Find out how in this absorbing activity!

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: Tree Identification Handouts

Tree identification information for 18 of Ontario’s most common tree species.

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: Forest Scavenger Hunt

Through this activity, we’re going to identify and learn about some of the different features that help make up forests by walking around our neighbourhood.

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Shareable: Healthy forests = healthy ecosystems

Healthy forests support healthy ecosystems

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Shareable: Forests lock up carbon

Sustainably managed forests and forest products lock up carbon.

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Shareable: Soil Quality

Healthy forests support soil quality.

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