Forestry Highlights

Forest Fires
(2018)
Forest Management
(2017)
Insects
(2017)
Number of fires Area Burned
(hectares)
Wood supply
(thousands of cubic metres)
Roundwood Harvested
(thousands of cubic metres)
Area Harvested
(hectares)
Area Defoliated and Beetle-Killed Trees
(hectares)
Canada 7 067 p 2 272 274 p 219 611 E 156 718 e 756 295 e 15 628 659 e
Newfoundland and Labrador 132 p 395 p 4 198 E 1 133 7 810 1 873
Prince Edward Island 10 p 13 p 460 E 343 e 2 777 27 e
Nova Scotia 190 p 253 p 5 750 E 3 293 27 816 e 4 753 e
New Brunswick 282 p 304 p 9 064 E 9 347 e 80 478 e 875
Quebec 593 p 62 529 p 46 872 30 014 e 202 007 e 5 317 954
Ontario 1 327 p 265 587 p 31 199 E 15 813 138 243 e 1 510 810
Manitoba 477 p 234 334 p 8 420 E 1 350 9 643 e 1 068 179 e
Saskatchewan 416 p 118 985 p 8 644 3 888 e 20 703 e 620 286
Alberta 1 288 p 59 809 p 33 841 E 27 125 p 96 200 p 1 079 333 p
British Columbia 2 086 p 1 353 862 p 70 976 E 64 358 170 058 e 5 423 542
Yukon 67 p 85 624 p 187 E 16 e 100 e 114 286 e
Northwest Territories 59 15 738 ... 39 e 460 e 486 741 e
Nunavut ... ... ... ... ... ...
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Figures not available
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Amount too small to be expressed
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Nil or zero
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Preliminary figures
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Revised figures
e
Estimated by provincial or territorial forestry agency
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Estimated by the Canadian Forest Service or by Statistics Canada