Posted: Thursday, 30 January 2020
The Eastern Ontario Model Forest (EOMF) is pleased to welcome the Kemptville Campus Education and Community Centre into the EOMF Forest Certification Program. A celebration of this achievement took place Friday January 17th at the Agroforestry Centre on Bedell Road in Kemptville. “We are very pleased to work with the EOMF, a local organization right here on the Kemptville Campus, in achieving forest certification. This aligns well with our goals of environmental sustainability and education”, said Nancy Peckford, North Grenville, Mayor, “Forest Certification under the EOMF provides us with an assurance that we are actively part of the much larger…
Posted: Thursday, 30 May 2019
I was also fascinated by the variety of career paths forestry can take you. For many of my friends at school who are pursuing studies in business, engineering, and the arts, when they hear the word forestry, or forester, they think of lumberjacks and clear cutting, but in reality, this is not the whole picture. There is a significant amount of biology, economics, politics and cultural aspects involved in the research and processes behind forestry practices. It is a convergence of all these things. This is what drew me to forestry - just how diverse it is with respect to…
Posted: Friday, 10 May 2019
Updates on new New York Invasive Species Research Insitiute publications and upcoming events. Read about the Spring Updates.