Forest management in Alberta

Plans, management, compliance and statistics related to the protection, conservation and sustainable management of forests.

Services and information

Alberta supports sustainable forest management through controlled timber harvesting and efficient harvesting techniques.

Procedures, policies, enforcement and publications related to the management of Alberta's forests.

The Alberta government conducts industry audits and inspections to ensure regulations are being followed.

View Alberta government approved plans for harvesting and sustainably managing trees on Crown land.

Plans, management, compliance and statistics related to the protection, conservation and sustainable management of forests.

Alberta’s network of sample plots supports sustainable forest management by providing data on how trees grow and change over time.

These professionals work with both the government and the forest industry to apply sound forestry principles and practices.

How to apply for a commercial or coniferous timber permit.

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