Provincial and Territorial Profiles

Yukon

FOREST AND FOREST MANAGEMENT STATISTICS Yukon CANADA
HARVEST & WOOD SUPPLY (2018)
Area harvested (hectares) 100 e 747 690 E
Wood Supply/Potential Harvest (cubic metres) 212 000 e 217 869 547 E
Provincial contribution of wood supply to total national wood supply <1% -
Net Merchantable Volume of Roundwood Harvested (cubic metres) 5 810 158 063 562 E
Provincial contribution of roundwood harvested to total national roundwood harvested <1% -
FOREST FIRES (2019)
Area burned (hectares) 279 169 p 1 842 612 p
Number of forest fires 116 p 3 921 p
FOREST INSECTS (2018)
Area of moderate to severe defoliation and beetle-killed trees by major insects (hectares) 8 947 e 16 390 513 e
Insect disturbing the largest area Large Aspen Tortrix Spruce Budworm
REGENERATION (2018)
Area of site preparation and scarification (hectares) - 199 465 e
Area planted (hectares) .. 356 371 e
Number of seedlings planted (thousands) .. 440 388 e
Area seeded (hectares) - 6 003 e
REVENUES (2018)
Revenues from the sale of timber $54 505 $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) - 99 943 E
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