Provincial and Territorial Profiles

Quebec

FOREST AND FOREST MANAGEMENT STATISTICS Quebec CANADA
HARVEST & WOOD SUPPLY (2017)
Total Crown Land 69 064 000* -
Productive forest Crown Land 35 500 000** -
Area available for harvest N/A -
Area harvested (hectares) 202 007 e 756 295 e
Wood Supply/Potential Harvest (cubic metres) 46 872 300 219 610 516 E
Provincial contribution of wood supply to total national wood supply 21% -
Net Merchantable Volume of Roundwood Harvested (cubic metres) 30 013 740 e 156 717 595 e
Provincial contribution of roundwood harvested to total national roundwood harvested 19% -
FOREST FIRES (2018)
Area burned (hectares) 62 529 p 2 272 274 p
Number of forest fires 593 p 7 067 p
FOREST INSECTS (2017)
Area of moderate to severe defoliation and beetle-killed trees by major insects (hectares) 5 317 954 15 628 659 e
Insect disturbing the largest area Spruce budworm Spruce Budworm
REGENERATION (2017)
Area of site preparation and scarification (hectares) 76 922 e 199 590 e
Area planted (hectares) 73 342 e 409 559 e
Number of seedlings planted (thousands) 125 249 e 599 404 e
Area seeded (hectares) .. 17 866 e
REVENUES (2017)
Revenues from the sale of timber $275 262 000 e $1 539 924 017 e
PEST CONTROL PRODUCT USE (2017)
Total area treated with insecticide (hectares) 186 971 e 336 537 e
Total area treated with herbicide (hectares) - 74 232 e

* 45 493 931 hectares of public lands– includes management units and forest reserves.

** 27 764 591 hectares of productive public forests – includes management units and forest reserves.

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