The New Brunswick Federation of Woodlot Owners (NBFWO) is working with partners to build capacity to adapt to changing environmental conditions on private woodlots. This four year project (Fall 2018 - Fall 2021), funded by Natural Resources Canada and other provincial partners will support adaptation to climate change.

Project Objective

Overcome identified barriers and take advantage of opportunities to build the capacity of woodlot owners to adapt to climate change through in-field implementation of climate change adaptive recommendations included in private woodlot management plans.

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We will be holding workshops and webinars with Woodlot Owners, Foresters and Forest Technicians to raise awareness about climate change impacts on forests in New Brunswick and presenting silviculture prescription guidelines and tools that incorporate climate change adapation. Feedback from each workshop will be used to improve the guidelines and tools. In addition to training videos that will be created and posted online, we will also record the workshops so that people not able to attend will be able to view the videos online at their convenience.

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Survey

Completing this survey will provide baseline understanding of the values, priorities and knowledge that influence management of your private woodlot. Your responses will remain anonymous, your participation is voluntary and you may stop at any time. The survey should take about 20 minutes of your time to complete. Thank you for participating in this first survey. Your contribution will provide essential information to this project. To complete the survey, click on your preferred language to the right.

 
 
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Upcoming events

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Check below for upcoming training workshops and links to training videos

 
 

Workshop #1 - complete

March 4th, 2019  9:30am-4:30pm Hosted by Community Forests International at the Wu Conference Centre in Frederciton, NB  This workshop presented the first edition of new silviculture prescription guidelines that consider climate change impacts. Keep an eye on this page for dates of upcoming workshops!

March 4th, 2019
9:30am-4:30pm
Hosted by Community Forests International at the Wu Conference Centre in Frederciton, NB

This workshop presented the first edition of new silviculture prescription guidelines that consider climate change impacts. Keep an eye on this page for dates of upcoming workshops!

 

Coming Soon…

Click the link above to watch videos of workshops, training videos and other NBFWO videos and links.


Project partners:

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