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  • Ontario Supporting Community Access and Forestry Roads

    Ontario is improving access to Crown lands by investing in community access and forest roads, allowing for improved forestry management and increased economic opportunities for remote communities.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Supporting Sawmill in White River

    Ontario is supporting White River Forest Products to upgrade and modernize its sawmill in White River, helping to create and maintain 176 highly skilled jobs and boost economic growth.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Be Bear Wise and Prevent Bears from Visiting Your Community

    Ontario and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are reminding people to do their part to avoid human-bear interactions this spring, and encouraging them to check around their homes and remove the most popular bear attractants.

    Bulletin | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Establishes Historic Partnership for Sustainable Forest Management

    Ontario, in partnership with local First Nations and industry in the Lac Seul Forest and the surrounding area of Sioux Lookout, has signed an historic agreement for the first Enhanced Sustainable Forest Licence. This agreement will allow for more economic opportunities for local and Indigenous communities including more involvement in managing Crown forests.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Supporting Sawmill in Killaloe

    Ontario is supporting Ben Hokum and Son Ltd. to upgrade and modernize its sawmill in Killaloe, helping to create and maintain 106 jobs and boost economic growth.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Supporting Plywood Mill in North Eastern Ontario

    Ontario is supporting Columbia Forest Products to expand its plywood mill in Hearst and Rutherglen, helping to create and maintain almost 350 jobs and boost economic growth.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Parks Celebrate 125 Years

    From camping under the stars to hiking through back country trails, Ontario parks have been offering people across Ontario a great way to stay healthy and experience our province for 125 years.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Parks Celebrates Top Summer Employees

    Ontario and Ontario Parks' partners are recognizing student employees for their excellent performance while working in provincial parks this year.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Rondeau Provincial Park to Host First Nation Deer Hunt

    Rondeau Provincial Park will be closed to the public November 14, 16, 19, 21 and 23, 2017 for a First Nation deer hunt. The hunt will begin one half-hour before sunrise and end one half-hour after sunset on all scheduled hunt dates.

    Bulletin | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Short Hills Provincial Park to Host First Nation Deer Hunt

    Short Hills Provincial Park will be closed to the public November 11 and 12, November 25 and 26 and December 4 and 5, 2017 for a First Nation traditional deer hunt. The hunt will begin one half-hour before sunrise and end one half-hour after sunset.

    Bulletin | Natural Resources and Forestry

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