Provincial and Territorial Profiles

Newfoundland and Labrador

FOREST AND FOREST MANAGEMENT STATISTICS Newfoundland and Labrador CANADA
HARVEST & WOOD SUPPLY (2018)
Total Crown Land 11 411 000* -
Productive forest Crown Land 5 676 000* -
Area available for harvest N/A -
Area harvested (hectares) 7 925 747 690 E
Wood Supply/Potential Harvest (cubic metres) 2 532 784 217 869 547 E
Provincial contribution of wood supply to total national wood supply 1% -
Net Merchantable Volume of Roundwood Harvested (cubic metres) 1 358 570 158 063 562 E
Provincial contribution of roundwood harvested to total national roundwood harvested 1% -
FOREST FIRES (2019)
Area burned (hectares) 320 p 1 842 612 p
Number of forest fires 93 p 3 921 p
FOREST INSECTS (2018)
Area of moderate to severe defoliation and beetle-killed trees by major insects (hectares) 650 16 390 513 e
Insect disturbing the largest area Hemlock Looper Spruce Budworm
REGENERATION (2018)
Area of site preparation and scarification (hectares) 1 326 199 465 e
Area planted (hectares) 3 331 356 371 e
Number of seedlings planted (thousands) 6 029 440 388 e
Area seeded (hectares) - 6 003 e
REVENUES (2018)
Revenues from the sale of timber $1 898 012 1 938 241 209$ E
PEST CONTROL PRODUCT USE (2018)
Total area treated with insecticide (hectares) - 415 213 E
Total area treated with herbicide (hectares) 296 99 943 E

* Figures do not include Labrador.

Newfoundland and Labrador

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