How well do you know Saskatchewan’s forests? This infographic answers common questions, along with some interesting facts, about our province’s forests.
Learn about the forest ecosystems of Saskatchewan and get the ecosite guide.
Natural Forest Pattern Harvesting
Saskatchewan uses nature as a guide for managing the forest landscape. This infographic explains how forest harvesting can help create a landscape that resembles the shapes, structures and sizes of the natural disturbances left behind by wildfire.
Learn about insects and diseases affecting Saskatchewan’s forests.
Find out about the different types of licences that forest product harvesters need and check current timber dues rates.
Forest Product Permit
Request this permit to harvest any wood from provincial Crown forests for commercial purposes, including Christmas trees and transplants.
Forest Resource Inventory
Find detailed information about Saskatchewan’s forest resources. The Forest Resource Inventory (FRI) is the most recent inventory for Saskatchewan, and includes data and a variety of maps. The FRI is now available on Saskatchewan’s GeoHub.
Learn about Saskatchewan's forest resources.
Harvesting Morel Mushrooms
Find useful tips for morel mushroom harvesters, along with maps of road-accessible recent wildfires in northern Saskatchewan.
Forestry Term Supply Licence
Email the Ministry of Environment to receive a licence with a term of up to 10 years, granting rights to harvest specified forest volumes as well as responsibilities for forest management.
Learn how planning supports good forest management decisions and long-term forest health.
Learn how forest renewal happens, how successful reforestation has been and why it’s important.