BC Forest Information
Info, videos and fact pages under "Resources"
California's Talk About Trees-The Forest Foundation
Classroom lessons include vocabulary listings and student activity pages on topics such as Forest Health, Nature's Treasure Chest, Forest Carbon & Our Climate, Forest Watersheds.
Canada Wood Council
Canadian Forestry Association
Teacher guides/lesson plans for past and present National Forest
Week booklets, eg. Fire, air, endangered species/ links to university/college
Canadian Institute of Forestry
Canadian Model Forest Network
View the ‘Model Forests in Canada’ map and the latest video on research done in these forests.
Canadian Women in Timber
Downloadable forest education activity resources
Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network
School age resource list.
Columbia Mountains Institute of Applied
Secondary level materials in the “National Park Feature”
Council of Forest Industries
Forest Education resource site, featuring teaching kits such as BC's Mountain Pine Beetle (Elem. and Sec.), Climate Change and Our Forests (Elem. and Sec.) BC Forest Products for the World (Sec.).
Become a forest expert and take a journey through the woods- collect merit badges as you learn about trees and their environment.
Wildlife in the forest, water, energy, paper recycling, the forester's job… with lessons & activities in a well-designed format.
Idaho Forest Products
Lessons, free materials, tree facts, paper info.
Inside Education Society of Alberta
Great teacher resources.
Lakehead University Faculty of Forestry:
Global boreal forests, including wildlife and vegetation, forest management and sustainability.
Search “old growth forests” to bring up lesson plans on forest ecosystems.
Mountain Pine Beetle Information:
Mr. B’s Forestry Web
Teacher and student lessons & resources
Powell River Forestry Museum
Archive photos and story text on the history of coastal logging from the "Early Logging Days" to the 1950's.
Real Trees For Kids
Graded material for elementary to secondary students with topics such as tree classification, tree species and the life cycle of a tree.
Royal BC Museum
Journeys & Transformations - BC Landscapes: FORESTS Teacher’s guide and student info on forest types, wildlife trees and more.
Royal BC Museum Time Machine- To find out about BC's history, enter the "Time Machine", then click on "BC Resource Development- Forestry" and read about the history of the forest industry in BC as well as about other resources such as mining, fishing and agriculture.
Saskatchewan Forestry Association - Forest Education Resources
McQueen Lake Environmental Education
Located north of Kamloops, BC, the McQueen Lake Education Center offers student field trips and tours, bookings, overnight stays & trail information. Site also includes info on how to book 'Adopt a Forester' classroom presenters.
Silver Lake Forestry Camp
Temperate Forest Foundation
Videos, books, posters, brochures (Ecolinks).
Arboreal provincial emblems, tree ID, tree trivia, tree planting and Canada’s forests.
Enter search words “Flumes, Booms & Sawdust” to find historical photos and stories about Logging in the Shuswap.
Walk in the Woods
Video clips, nature notes, links and resources for studies about the environment. Great for elementary student research.
What Comes From Trees?
Secondary level value-added forestry program.
Wood Manufacturing Council