Forest Management Facts & Statistics
Forests are a renewable resource. The Alberta government is committed to ensuring Alberta’s forest resources are managed
in a sustainable way for present and future generations.
The following facts and statistics summarize forest management program activities and accomplishments reported by Alberta
Sustainable Resource Development (SRD). Information presented is collected by or reported to SRD and uses the most current
Updates will normally occur once annually.
All 2011 Forest Management Facts and Statistics (zip file)
General Boundary Information
To view the current Forest Management Agreement Boundaries map, see:
Boundaries for 2011 Statistics
Glossary of Terms
- Information reported by the forest industry is presented “as reported”. Other information presented has been collected
by, or is based on department programs and staff reports.
- The statistics are for information purposes only, many have been generalized from detailed data. Readers are encouraged
to view the data source and contacts documents for more detailed information, including limitations, and/or seek additional
detailed information on specific statistics by contacting the identified department contact person.
- The Land-use Framework Planning Regions are not as of yet integrated into data collection processes captured in the centralized
computer systems. Therefore, data are summarized by regional boundaries to indicate approximate location and value for comparison
- Original versions of data in official files are the authoritative source. Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy
and completeness of statistics, but their integrity cannot be guaranteed.
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Updated: July 25, 2012