Forestry in the News

2018

HeadlineSourceResearcherDate
Everything Donald Trump got wrong linking California wildfires to Canadian lumber importsMaclean'sDavid AndisonAugust 17
Wildfire haze, poor air quality could last at least 2 more weeksRichmond News; Vancouver is Awesome; Lori DanielsAugust 16
How B.C. homeowners can prepare for wildfiresCBC NewsLori DanielsAugust 16
B.C. declares state of emergency as more than 500 wildfires burnThe Globe and MailLori DanielsAugust 15
Climate change hit poorest Canadians the hardest, say expertsThe StarLori DanielsAugust 15
Aerial advantage: UAVs and big data are changing the fibre supply gameWood BusinessIRSS LabAugust 14
How climate change is making B.C.’s wildfire season hotter, longer, drierThe NarwhalLori DanielsAugust 13
Lightning sets hundreds of new forest fires in B.C. over the weekendThe StarDavid AndisonAugust 12
Forest management could be causing more harm than good, says UBC profCBC NewsLori DanielsAugust 7
Pradhan Mantri Ujjawla Yojana: Smokeless kitchens are becoming a realityFinancial ExpressHisham ZerriffiAugust 7
UBC's Citizen's Coolkit provides tips to cool your home and neighbourhoodCBC NewsStephen SheppardJuly 30
Garbage cans, thigh chafing, cool kit, global wildfires, Union contracts, Pride and Progress series, Minister Trevena respond to union contracts, swift-water rescue, Fred LeeCBC The Early Edition - 1:20:38 timemarkStephen SheppardJuly 30
Garbage cans, thigh chafing, cool kit, global wildfires, Union contracts, Pride and Progress series, Minister Trevena respond to union contracts, swift-water rescue, Fred LeeCBC The Early Edition - 1:31:19 timemarkLori DanielsJuly 30
Climate change is here, and the world is burningThe Globe and MailLori DanielsJuly 26
Survey looks to identify community wildfire prevention needs in B.CRadio NLLori DanielsJuly 22
Do trees talk? Lopez Library shows ‘Intelligent Trees’The Islands' WeeklySuzanne SimardJuly 19
Scientists are speeding up evolution to build climate change resistanceFast CompanySally AitkenJuly 18
Mountain pine beetle turns Jasper forests red, raises fire concerns among residentsCBC NewsAllan CarrollJuly 16
Liza Phase 2 to pose only ‘minor risks’ to environment – EIAGuyana ChronicleJanette BulkanJuly 10
Shuswap Outdoors column: Trees planted farther north in BC part of changes to forestrySalmon Arm ObserverSally AitkenJuly 6
High lumber prices keeping forestry sector strong - for nowCFJC TodayHarry NelsonJuly 5
'It's just devastating': Searching for tree-eating bugs and other signs of life in B.C.'s charred forests
CBC NewsLori DanielsJuly 3
Trees are essential infrastructure in our towns and cities, say urban forestersCBC Sunday EditionCecil KonijnendijkJuly 1
Firefighters learn lessons from catastrophic wildfire seasonCBC The NationalLori Daniels, Ken Day and the Alex Fraser Research Forest staffJune 29
B.C. Parks needs more funding to keep up with demandVancouver Sun; The ProvinceHarry NelsonMay 23
Interior flooding and wildfire preventionCBC On The Coast (Starts at 01:40:18)Lori DanielsMay 21
Even underground oilsands mines can harm forest wildlifeCBC News; Global News; The Toronto Star; Yahoo! News; The Chronicle Herald; News 1130; Cole BurtonMay 10
Is B.C. headed for another devastating summer of wildfires?National ObserverLori DanielsMay 9
Three new members appointed to the Forest Practices Board
BC Government News; Forest Practices BoardBruce LarsonMay 7
How worsening wildfires fuel a discouraging trend for more floodingVancouver SunLori DanielsMay 4
Catch and DeceasedHakai MagazineArthur BassMay 2
Why some African birds stay home longer? UBC team finds outInternational Business TimesMartha Nelson-FlowerApril 20
The tropical family tree: Tracking forests’ evolutionary past
CIFOR Forests NewsTerry SunderlandMarch 28
Globe 2018’s great fossil fuel phase-out debateBusiness In VancouverJack SaddlerMarch 20
Climates change faster in a warmer and wetter worldClimate News NetworkColin MahonyMarch 16
He collects used chopsticks from restaurants and recycles them into building materialsBC BusinessFelix BöckMarch 16
Potential impacts of warmer and wetter summers in the near futureAccuWeatherColin MahonyMarch 1
What Will Sawmills of the Future Look Like?
Logging and Sawmilling JournalJulie CoolFebruary 27
We’ve been tracking the progress of this tree eating a sign for 5 years
Vancouver Is AwesomeRobert GuyJan 22
Alberta’s mountain pine beetles likely survived cold snapCBC NewsAllan Carroll Jan 3