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Congratulations to John Innes for being elected as a Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry

Congratulations to John Innes who was elected an International Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry.


The Role of Nature in Improving the Health of a Population

There are various health benefits linked to being able to access to nature; including increased physical activity, stress recovery, and improved cognitive development.


Cumulative Effects

Cumulative Effects are changes to the environmental, social and economic values - caused by the combined effect of past, present and potential future human activities & natural processes.


Escape To Freedom: A Forestry Revolution – Thoughts by Kianna Gnap

The Canadian forestry industry has an interesting history. A recent article in History Magazine on Hungarian Forestry student refugees and their impact on the industry outlined some intriguing background.


Recap of 2 Week Landscape Ecology & Management Intensive

The MGEM program kicks off with a 2-week Landscape Ecology & Management intensive comprised of lectures, discussions and hands-on exercises.


Community Forest Summer Work Term Awards

The Faculty of Forestry, though the Community Forest Summer Work Term Awards, is offering funding for students to work in community forests. This opportunity is made possible through a generous donation from an anonymous donor. These paid work experiences provide valuable practical skills for Faculty of Forestry undergraduate students, and support community forestry.


Congratulations to Kelsey Copes-Gerbitz for being awarded the UBC Public Scholars Award

Kelsey Copes-Gerbitz's research work focuses on traditional ecological knowledge, and in implementing proactive strategies with dealing with wildfire.


Congratulations to Kelsey Copes-Gerbitz for being awarded the UBC Public Scholars Award

Kelsey Copes-Gerbitz's research work focuses on traditional ecological knowledge, and in implementing proactive strategies with dealing with wildfire.


Congratulations to Roseanna Gamlen-Greene for being awarded a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Seventeen doctoral students at UBC have received a Vanier Canada Graduate Fellowship, and 10 postdoctoral fellows have received a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship.