Association for Sustainable Forestry

Forms

Please note:  Anyone accessing the ASF program is now required to fill out only the Silviculture Funding Request Form for initial application. Please print the form and either fax or mail into the ASF. Funding will be allocated based on the percentage of total applicants. All silviculture treatments must be completed and submitted before deadline provided with application approval.

*If you are applying for pre-commercial thinning please note that there may be a limit on the area of high density treatments that can be approved. Please apply for both high- and low-density pre-commercial thinning where possible.

Please find a link to the ASF Procedures Manual below. Anyone accessing the program is required to follow the manual for field procedures.

Property ID Numbers (PIDS) are required for each application and claim.

ONLINE REQUEST FORM or PDF Version (282KB)
ONLINE APPLICATION FORM or PDF Version (382KB)
ONLINE CLAIM FORM or PDF Version (383KB)

CONTRACTOR LIABILITY FORM
SIGNING AUTHORITY FORM

ASF ASSESSMENT SHEETS (Microsoft Excel)
ASF ASSESSMENT SHEETS (PDF)
ASF PROCEDURE MANUAL

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We love to see kids getting outside to enjoy the sunshine. Here are some ideas to keep them entertained outside:

-Set up a slackline for the kids to practice walking/balancing on
-Fill a waterproof bin with outdoor fun equipment: whiffle balls and bats, plastic golf clubs, tennis balls and rackets, Frisbees, hula hoops, bubbles, sidewalk chalk and other outdoor games and activities
-Set up a craft table or easel outside so your kids can draw, paint, craft or do homework in the fresh air
-Assemble a tent in the backyard and let the kids play “camping”
-Plant a garden or put some potted plants outside for the kids to care for
-Create an outdoor kitchen, complete with dishes and utensils for creating the most delicious mud pies
-Set up a sandbox, filled with beach toys, shovels, scoops and buckets
-Hang a hammock or swing for the kids to play on
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Association for Sustainable Forestry

Invasive Species of Nova Scotia:

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (HWA) is currently a threat to forest ecosystems in Nova Scotia. When in the forest, keep an eye open for small, white, cotton-like balls on the underside of hemlock branches. If you see any, please report your sighting to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

HWA is very easily spread so do what you can to reduce the spread from one forest to the other. Please don't move wood (including firewood) to other forests.

A new initiative, Giants of Nova Scotia, is trying to help combat invasive species by creating a calendar with all proceeds from sales going to MTRI to help research and help prevent the spread of invasive species. Visit www.giantsofnovascotia.com for more information, and to enter the photo contest to have your forest photos featured in the calendar!

We do not want invasive species to spread, but we would love for this information to spread, so please share!

photo by Matt Levac
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Location

Physical Address:
430 Marney Road,
Brookfield, Nova Scotia B0N 1C0

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 696
Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 5E5

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Phone:
902.895.1179

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902.893.1197

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