Association for Sustainable Forestry

Links

Useful Forestry Links
(Select links below to find useful information)


Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources
http://novascotia.ca/natr

Pre-Treatment Assessments (PTA)
http://www.novascotia.ca/natr/forestry/programs/timberman/pta.asp

Home Study Program for Woodlot Owners
http://woodlot.novascotia.ca/

NS Forest Sustainability Regulations
http://www.novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/fosust.htm

NS Wildlife Habitat and Watercourses Protection Regulations
http://www.novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/fowhwp.htm

The Forest Professional
https://www.novascotia.ca/lae/healthandsafety/docs/forestprofessional.pdf

Tree Silvics
http://www.na.fs.fed.us/spfo/pubs/silvics_manual/table_of_contents.htm

Forestry Field Handbook
http://novascotia.ca/natr/forestry/handbook/

Nova Scotia Primary Forest Products Marketing Board
http://www.gov.ns.ca/pfpmb/

Forestry Images
http://www.forestryimages.org/

Organizations


Canadian Institute of Forestry
http://www.cif-ifc.org/

Canadian Woodlands Forum
http://cwfcof.org/

Cape Breton Privateland Partnership
http://www.cbwoodlots.org/

Federation of Nova Scotia Woodlot Owners
http://nswoodlots.com/

Forest Nova Scotia
http://www.forestns.ca/

Forestry Safety Society of Nova Scotia
http://www.fss.ns.ca

Medway Community Forest
http://www.medwaycommunityforest.com/

Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute
http://www.merseytobeatic.ca/

Nova Scotia Forest Technicians Association
http://www.nsfta.ca/

Nova Scotia Forestry Association
http://www.nsfa.ca/

Nova Scotia Woodlot Owners and Operators Association
http://www.nswooa.ca

Nova Scotia Landowners and Forest Fibre Producers Association
http://www.nslffpa.org

Registered Professional Foresters Association of Nova Scotia
http://www.rpfans.ca/

Services


GeoNova
http://geonova.novascotia.ca/

DNR Garmin
http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/mis/gis/tools/arcview/extensions/DNRGarmin/DNRGarmin.html

BAP Equipment
http://bapequipment.com/

Cansel
http://www.cansel.ca/

GPS City Canada
http://www.gpscity.com/canada

GPS Central
http://www.gpscentral.ca/

The Forest Shop
http://www.forestshop.com/

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Association for Sustainable Forestry is delivering over $3-million in Forestry Transition Funding during 2020 and 2021 for private woodland silviculture in Nova Scotia.
Fundable forestry treatments include:
• Tree Planting
• Manual Competition Control
• Pre-Commercial Thinning
• Commercial Thinning
• Crop Tree Release and Pruning
• Selection (Uneven-aged) Management

It’s easy to apply for funding!
Simply visit the ASF website (www.asforestry.com) and click the Online Request Form under the FORMS tab. Complete the request Form and click Send. We’ll then contact you for further information.
Or, if you prefer, print out the PDF Request Form and scan, fax or mail it in.
We hope to hear from you!
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A discussion with experts on the use of chemical injection and biocontrol with predatory insects to mitigate hemlock woolly adelgid.

February 20th 7-9pm at Best Western Plus in Bridgewater N.S.Please join us at the Best Western Plus in Bridgewater to hear specialists in their field speaking about chemical and biological control methods for Hemlock Woolly Adelgid on February 20, 2020 from 7:00-9:00 pm.

Chemical Control. Learning from ArborJet scientists about ImaJet trunk injections for saving hemlocks, the only Canadian-approved chemical presently available for low dose, targeted treatments against HWA.
Speakers: Joseph Doccola, Director of Research and Development, ArborJet Inc. - Rob Gorden, Director, ArborJet Inc.

Biocontrol. Learn about biocontrol research and the search for native predators for HWA.
Speaker: Jeffery Fidgen, Canadian Forest Service, Fredericton.
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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

Contact Us

Phone:
902.895.1179

Fax:
902.893.1197

Email:
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