Ancient Forest Exploration & Research

Registered Name: ANCIENT FOREST EXPLORATION & RESEARCH

Business Number: 892882762RR0001

Projects

  • Identifying unprotected old-growth forests in Algonquin Park
  • Preserving old-growth forest near the Spanish River using research and trail maintenance
  • Eastern Hemlock Project: promoting conservation of a foundation species
  • Temagami trail maintenance, improvement, and guidebooks
  • Studies of Jackson Creek Old-Growth Forest, and other urban forests
  • Old-growth forest database
  • The Forest Journal: a blog about forest ecology and conservation

Goals

  • to conduct research on the ecology and protection of ancient forested landscapes;
  • to provide grassroots conservation organizations with credible information for use in advocating for improved forest landscape protection policies;
  • to educate the public about ancient forested landscapes;
  • to provide support for students to carry out studies of ancient forested landscapes; and
  • to provide opportunities for members of the public to directly experience ancient forested landscapes through field courses, camps, student internships and other programs.

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