Alberta Ministry of the Environment
BC Ministry of Forests, Lands & Natural Resource Operations
Info in Research, Library, Forest Science, Forest Practices sections.
Canadian Forest Service
Resource information on many forestry issues, such as forest health (insects, disease, fire), climate change, Forests in Canada, the boreal forest and facts about the Canadian forest industry.
Natural Resources Canada
Info on Canada’s forests, climate change and renewable energy.
Pacific Forestry Center
Resources available from the BC division of the Canadian Forest Service
BC Forest Information
Info, videos and fact pages under "Resources"
California's Talk About Trees-The Forest Foundation
Classroom lessons include vocabulary listings and student activity pages on topics such as Forest Health, Nature's Treasure Chest, Forest Carbon & Our Climate, Forest Watersheds.
Canada Wood Council
Canadian Forestry Association
Teacher guides/lesson plans for past and present National Forest
Week booklets, eg. Fire, air, endangered species/ links to university/college
Canadian Institute of Forestry
Canadian Model Forest Network
View the ‘Model Forests in Canada’ map and the latest video on research done in these forests.
Canadian Women in Timber
Downloadable forest education activity resources
Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network
School age resource list.
Columbia Mountains Institute of Applied
Secondary level materials in the “National Park Feature”
Council of Forest Industries
Forest Education resource site, featuring teaching kits such as BC's Mountain Pine Beetle (Elem. and Sec.), Climate Change and Our Forests (Elem. and Sec.) BC Forest Products for the World (Sec.).
Dr. Patrick Moore
Forest Board Game
Upper Elementary and Secondary versions.
Wildlife in the forest, water, energy, paper recycling, the forester's job… with lessons & activities in a well-designed format.
Idaho Forest Products
Lessons, free materials, tree facts, paper info.
Inside Education Society of Alberta
Great teacher resources.
Free posters, booklets and teacher guides on trees and related
Lakehead University Faculty of Forestry:
Global boreal forests, including wildlife and vegetation, forest management and sustainability.
Old Forest Ecosystem Study Unit- Gr. 7 science unit.
Mountain Pine Beetle Information:
Mr. B’s Forestry Web
Teacher and student lessons & resources
Powell River Forestry Museum
Archive photos and story text on the history of coastal logging from the "Early Logging Days" to the 1950's.
Real Trees For Kids
Graded material for elementary to secondary students with topics such as tree classification, tree species and the life cycle of a tree.
Royal BC Museum
Enter the Time Machine and then go to BC Resource Development- Forestry to read about the history of BC's forest industry.
Saskatchewan Forestry Association - Forest Education Resources
McQueen Lake Environmental Education
Located north of Kamloops, BC, the McQueen Lake Education Center offers student field trips and tours, bookings, overnight stays & trail information. Site also includes info on how to book 'Adopt a Forester' classroom presenters.
Silver Lake Forestry Camp
Temperate Forest Foundation
Videos, books, posters, brochures (Ecolinks).
Arboreal provincial emblems, tree ID, tree trivia, tree planting and Canada’s forests.
Early logging in B.C., including historical photographs of logging camps, workers and communities, interview clips with loggers and retired foresters and an interactive walk through an old logging camp.
Walk in the Woods
Video clips, nature notes, links and resources for studies about the environment. Great for elementary student research.
What Comes From Trees?
Wonderful World of Trees
Biodiversity, forest protection, tree ID. Includes lessons, puzzles and experiments.
Secondary level value-added forestry program.
Wood Manufacturing Council