Forest Management Units in Ontario

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Ontario. Ministry of Natural Resources

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Ontario's Crown forest is divided into geographic planning areas, known as management units. Most of these management units are managed by individual forest companies under a Sustainable Forest Licence (SFL). The SFL holder is responsible for carrying out the following activities subject to Ministry of Natural Resources regulations and approvals:

    forest management planning
    harvest
    access road construction
    forest renewal and maintenance
    monitoring and reporting

Content last updated: August 20, 2018