Forestry News

May
08

Mass Timber Today Podcast Episode 12 featuring Ryan Going, Construction Manager, Pomerleau

Tune in to Episode 12 of the Mass Timber Today Podcast! In this episode, Craig Applegath and Ryan Going discuss various aspects of mass timber construction. They explore the longevity of mass timber buildings, highlighting the durability of various natural and engineered materials. Ryan speaks to his role and involvement in the construction of the […]

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May
08

Mass Timber Institute Newsletter – May 2024 edition

Click HERE for the May 2024 edition of the Mass Timber Institute newsletter.

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Apr
26

There’s an urban tree revolution underway in North America – Corporate Knights Article

Urban tree cover is declining on all continents except Europe. Cities in North America are working to counter that trend.   Article featuring Forestry Professor Danijela Puric-Mladenovic. By Naomi Buck, April 25, 2024 Full article HERE.

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Apr
17

FOR401/FOR403 Research Showcase

The annual FOR401/FOR403 Research Showcase took place on April 2nd in the Daniels Building, 1 Spadina Crescent. FOR401H1 Reseach Paper/Thesis in Forest Conservation and FOR403H1 Directed Readings are courses in which Forestry undergraduate students work one-on-one with a professorial supervisor to work on a variety of research projects and assignments.   This event exhibits posters […]

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Apr
16

Mass Timber Institute Newsletter – April 2024 edition

Click HERE for the April 2024 edition of the Mass Timber Institute newsletter.

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Apr
16

Mass Timber Today Podcast Episode 11 featuring Jeff Ranson, Director of Responsible Development at Northcrest Developments

Tune in to Episode 11 of the Mass Timber Today Podcast! Jeff Ranson, Director of Responsible Development at Northcrest Developments, discusses his interest in sustainability and how mass timber fits into sustainable building design. He highlights the beauty and form of mass timber as a compelling aspect and its potential for creating good urban density. […]

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Mar
07

EEB/IFC Joint Seminar on March 15: Using the mountain pine system to demonstrate the use of genomics to understand risk and resiliency of forests to large scale disturbances

Guest speaker: Dr. Catherine Cullingham, Carleton University Host: Prof. Patrick James Event Details 3:00PM Friday March 15, 2024 Lecture Room ES B142, Earth Sciences Centre, 5 Bancroft Avenue, Toronto Or watch via Zoom: Click HERE for link. Meeting ID: 811 3392 3226 Passcode: 179009 Abstract: Mountain pine beetle has had significant impacts in western Canadian […]

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Mar
07

Mass Timber Today Podcast Episode 10 featuring Jean-Marc Dubois, Director of Business Development, Nordic Structures

Tune in to Episode 10 of the Mass Timber Today Podcast! In this episode, Anne Koven has a conversation with Jean-Marc Dubois, the Director of Business Development at Nordic in the United States. We delve into the significance of a business perspective within the mass timber sector. Jean-Marc shares insights from his unique vantage point […]

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