Provincial and Territorial Profiles

Newfoundland and Labrador

FOREST AND FOREST MANAGEMENT STATISTICS Newfoundland and Labrador CANADA
HARVEST & WOOD SUPPLY (2017)
Total Crown Land 11 411 000* -
Productive forest Crown Land 5 676 000* -
Area available for harvest N/A -
Area harvested (hectares) 7 810 756 295 e
Wood Supply/Potential Harvest (cubic metres) 4 197 510 E 219 610 516 E
Provincial contribution of wood supply to total national wood supply 2% -
Net Merchantable Volume of Roundwood Harvested (cubic metres) 1 132 835 156 717 595 e
Provincial contribution of roundwood harvested to total national roundwood harvested 1% -
FOREST FIRES (2018)
Area burned (hectares) 395 p 2 272 274 p
Number of forest fires 132 p 7 067 p
FOREST INSECTS (2017)
Area of moderate to severe defoliation and beetle-killed trees by major insects (hectares) 1 873 15 628 659 e
Insect disturbing the largest area Hemlock Looper Spruce Budworm
REGENERATION (2017)
Area of site preparation and scarification (hectares) 2 199 199 590 e
Area planted (hectares) 3 469 409 559 e
Number of seedlings planted (thousands) 6 262 599 404 e
Area seeded (hectares) 3 439 17 866 e
REVENUES (2017)
Revenues from the sale of timber $2 058 075 $1 539 924 017 e
PEST CONTROL PRODUCT USE (2017)
Total area treated with insecticide (hectares) 2 120 336 537 e
Total area treated with herbicide (hectares) 299 74 232 e

* Figures do not include Labrador.

Newfoundland and Labrador

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