Sustainable forest management

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

Services and information

How to apply for a commercial or coniferous timber permit.

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

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

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.

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.

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