Forest Information Reference Encyclopedia

Our encyclopedia will help to build your understanding of forestry by showcasing the diverse practices and policies that govern Ontario’s Forestry and Forest Product sector.

*New Beta Version Available!

This tool utilizes government open source data for its interactive maps and dashboards

Main dashboard content

  • Available Wood Supply
  • Species Atlas
  • 3rd Party Certification
  • Forest Product Facilities
  • Conservation Areas

This application includes a wealth of information, from basic forest and forest composition information to management approaches in Ontario and more, providing users with a well-rounded overview of Ontario’s forests and existing industry.

For detailed instructions on the functionality of this tool please download our instructional PDF here.

*Note: This tool is not optimized for mobile devices, please view using full sized screens.

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