Forestry Job Profile: Tree Planter

Did you know that this year in Alberta 83 million seedlings were planted? That is a lot of tiny trees! All of these seedlings are safely in the ground thanks to the hard work and dedication of tree planters. Prior to the commencement of the planting season, forest companies that have previously harvested the area, … Continued

Prairie Wood Design Awards 2018: Cat’s Picks

The countdown is on! The winners of the 2018 Prairie Wood Design Awards will be announced on March 13th. Earlier this week Emma revealed her thoughts on the best in class for the five categories. Keep on reading to find out who I picked as my favourite submission in each of these categories. Category: Recreational … Continued

Who Owns The Forest?

Have you ever wondered who owns Canada’s vast forest network and how it is managed? Look no further for your answers as we investigate the Canadian forest tenure system. Did you know that Canada is 40% covered in forests and at the same time, home to over thirty-six million people? Understanding who owns and can … Continued

New Member of the Team!

Hello All! My name is Catherine Ohler and I am honoured to be joining the Work Wild Community as a Forestry Educator. Based out of Calgary, I will be providing support to the organization by reaching out to the population of Southern Alberta to talk forests and forestry careers in Alberta! This position is a … Continued