FSC-Certified Elkington Forest (© Doug Makaroff)

Explore the Impacts of FSC-certification on Communities

Take a few minutes to watch our video which  highlights how key social values such as education, employment, aesthetics, access to recreation, and historical preservation are protected in FSC-certified forests.

FSC-Certified Elkington Forest (© Doug Makaroff)Limerick Forest

Take a Tour of FSC-certified Limerick Forest

Ever seen a FSC-certified forest? Take a quick tour through our photos.

FSC-Certified Elkington Forest (© Doug Makaroff)Limerick ForestAanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute (© Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute)

Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute built using …

Aanischaaukamikw, the Cree Cultural Institute, a museum, archive, library teaching centre and gathering space for cultural events was built using FSC-certified structural materials.


Promoting the responsible management
of forests worldwide

Environmentally Appropriate

Protecting and maintaining natural communities and high conservation value forests.

Socially Beneficial

Respecting the rights of workers, communities and indigenous peoples.

Economically Viable

Building markets, adding best value, and creating equitable access to benefits.


Mistik Management Ltd. (© Al Balisky)
Friday, 16.01.2015
FSC Canada partners with the National Aboriginal Forestry Association to discuss Free, Prior and Informed Consent with First Nations in the forest sector read more …

Tuesday, 13.01.2015
Resolute Forest Products’ Caribou Forest FSC Certificate Terminated read more …

Tuesday, 30.12.2014
FSC has requested a six-month extension for a suspended certificate held by Resolute Forest Products in Lac St-Jean, Quebec. read more …

Thursday, 18.12.2014
FSC Issues Advice Note as First Step to Ensure System Remains Transparent following Resolute FP Canada legal action read more …


Training (© FSC A.C.)
Tuesday, 13.01.2015
Want to join the exciting world of Forest Management auditing? read more …

Friday, 09.01.2015
Join FSC Canada at Laval University’s ‘Salon de la forêt 2015’ read more …

Friday, 19.12.2014
Chain of Custody Standard Revision Webinar read more …

Friday, 10.10.2014
Public Forum to discuss Proposed Indicators to Address Species at Risk, including Woodland Caribou, in FSC Canada’s Forest Management Standard read more …

Technical Updates

Controlled Wood (© FSC A.C.)
Monday, 23.02.2015
National Controlled Wood Risk Assessment Update read more …

Wednesday, 18.02.2015
Submit Your Comments on the Chain of Custody Standard read more …

Monday, 26.01.2015
Transaction Verification & Online Claims Platform Webinars for all FSC stakeholders read more …