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Canada’s Forest Sector Embraces Nature-Based Solutions to Fight Climate Change

The Forest Products Association of Canada
February 5, 2020
Category: Carbon, Climate & Bioenergy
Region: Canada

Derek Nighbor

Rob Keen

As delegates gather in Ottawa  to attend Nature Canada’s climate solutions summit, Forest Products Association of Canada and Forests Ontario issued a joint statement signalling the support of Canada’s renewable forest sector to advance nature-based solutions to help fight climate change. “Sustainable forest management and Canadian-made forest products help us reduce greenhouse gas emissions and are important tools to mitigate and adapt to our changing climate,” said FPAC’s President and CEO, Derek Nighbor. …Rob Keen, CEO of Forests Ontario and a Registered Professional Forester, will present on “lessons learned” through Forests Ontario and Forest Recovery Canada’s existing tree planting programs. …“Having all sectors working together to create new sustainably managed forests responds to the climate crisis”

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