Forestry in the News

2017

HeadlineSourceResearcherDate
Tensions over time: A primer on the Canada-U.S. softwood lumber disputeThe Globe and MailHarry NelsonMay 9
Forest sector losing jobs — but desperately needs more skilled workersCBC NewsJohn InnesMay 8
How Donald Trump became a key figure in the B.C. provincial election campaignCBC NewsHarry NelsonMay 2
Softwood lumber tariff could hike U.S. single-family home prices by $1,236: studyGlobal NewsHarry NelsonApril 25
Canadian lumber companies brace for US import tariffs
Herald News;
660 News
Harry NelsonApril 25
Trudeau confident Canada will work through US softwood lumber tariffsNews 1130Harry NelsonApril 25
Is history repeating itself in the softwood lumber dispute?MacLean's;
MSN News
Harry NelsonApril 25
Lumber wars: Duties and penalties as tacticsRCI News;
CTV News;
Harry NelsonApril 25
U.S. Tariffs Pose New Reckoning on Canada's Lumber SectorFox Business;
The Wall Street Journal
Harry NelsonApril 25
Softwood lumber Trump threat heats up B.C. election campaignMetro NewsHarry NelsonApril 25
Softwood duties. Disability, accessibility and politicsCBC News BC Almanac PodcastHarry NelsonApril 25
Trudeau confident Canada will work through US softwood lumber tariffsNews 1130Harry NelsonApril 25
Various firms seek different solutions in softwood showdownYahoo! News;
The Canadian Press
Harry NelsonApril 24
We Are Canada S1 E3CBC TVKhalil BakerApril 23
‘Mother Tree’ findings may reach Haida GwaiiHaida Gwaii ObserverSuzanne Simard;
Teresa Ryan
April 21
Ikea hacking is part of wood science class at Canadian universityCurbedPhilip EvansApril 6
The rise of the urban jungleCNNStephen Sheppard
April 6
Role of forests in bio-economy immense: ExpertsThe Times of IndiaJohn InnesApril 5
Check out these decked out IKEA stools by Vancouver university studentsMetro NewsApril 3
Sweet News: Science Has Cracked The Flavor Genes In WeedForbesJörg BohlmannApril 2
The Science Of Marijuana: Researchers Identify How Pot Gets Its TasteNewsweekJörg BohlmannMarch 30
'Think about wine': UBC lab reveals genes that give pot its characteristic flavoursCBC News;
CTV News;
Vancouver Sun;
TheProvince;
Radio-Canada;
Daily Hive;
Surrey Now-Leader;
Observer;
Castanet
Jörg BohlmannMarch 30
Scientists have found the genes that give different cannabis strains their flavourIBT;
IBT AU;
MailOnline;
Yahoo News UK;
RT;
Rawstory;
Merry Jane;
Marijuana;
Civlized;
PureMirror;
UPI
Jörg BohlmannMarch 30
La ciencia explica el origen del sabor característico de la marihuanaGizmodo ES;
Periodista Digital;
Quo;
Teadus Ja Tehnika;
Telegram;
N+1
Jörg BohlmannMarch 30
Gene researchers seek to shield B.C. fish, forestsBusiness VancouverSally AitkenMarch 21
Science finds a way to bring back the American chestnut treeTheStarRichard Hamelin;
Sally Aitken
March 18
Vancouver startup ChopValue gives used chopsticks new life as minimalist furnishings and housewaresThe Georgia StraightFelix BockMarch 15
Trump’s trade nominee targets Canada, vows to end softwood lumber disputeThe Globe and MailHarry NelsonMarch 14
Designer forests: Scientists hope to tune up Canada's trees to thrive in changing climateVancouver SunSally AitkenFebruary 26
Are dams and LNG shutting out biofuels in B.C.?CBC NewsJack SaddlerFebruary 19
The secret life of trees: Is nature less selfish than we think?CNNSuzanne SimardFebruary 7
New, genome-based tools touted to defend B.C. forests against rising tide of foreign, invasive speciesVancouver SunRichard HamelinFebruary 1
Mornings with Martin StrongRoundhouse RadioMatilda van den BoschJanuary 23
Wood from demolished Metro Vancouver homes could become particleboardVancouver SunFelix BockJanuary 20
Stressed? Park it — public health experts will thank youMetro VancouverMatilda van den BoschJanuary 19
Vancouver touts green scene as report finds living near a park is good for your healthThe Province; Vancouver SunMatilda van den BoschJanuary 18
How Do Trees Collaborate?NPRSuzanne SimardJanuary 13
Cold winter in Metro Vancouver could reduce impact of garden pestsVancouver SunAllan CarrollJanuary 12
Cold weather vs. Mountain Pine BeetleGlobal NewsAllan CarrollJanuary 11
ChopValue, UBC Student's Startup, Transforms Used Chopsticks Into Sleek FurnitureHuffington PostFelix BöckJanuary 10
Metro Vancouver’s cold snap likely not enough to kill off chafer beetleGlobal NewsAllan CarrollJanuary 6
Vancouver ranks highest in tree canopy coverage among world's major citiesMetro NewsCecil KonijnendijkJanuary 4