NFMC is kicking off its 2022 Infrastructure Program within the Pic Forest. This year twenty (20) culverts will be replaced along with the re-decking of bridges. Roads are not officially closed, however may be closed for 2 to 4 hours on active job sites conducting culvert replacement. Please expect delays throughout the day during regular […]
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NFMC is proud to announce that a total of $194,062.00, for the purchase of an excavator with brusher, has been awarded to MKWA Contracting Limited Partnership through its Strategic Initiatives Program (SIP). NFMC believes that the purchase of the equipment aligns with the SIP and will not only benefit the Biigtigong Nishnaabeg First Nation but […]
NFMC prides itself on forest reforestation, stewardship, and sustainability. We are pleased to report that the 2022 Pic Forest Tree Plant is now complete. Great work everyone. 3.9M seedlings planted (Species: 2.4M Jack Pine, 1.4M Black Spruce, 0.4M White Spruce) 40 tree planters 0ver 2000 hectares of forest planted (reforested) The 2022 White River (WRF) […]
NFMC is looking for a dynamic, hardworking team player who has the experience to develop, implement, and maintain a GIS database system. NFMC is able to offer a strong benefits package with competitive compensation. The Forestry GIS Technical Specialist will be responsible for maintaining NFMC’s GIS database and assisting with the development of Forest Management […]
NFMC is proud to announce that a total of $250,000 has been awarded to White Lake Limited Partnership (WLLP) through our Strategic Initiatives Program (SIP). The $250,000 is allocated to the purchase of an excavator which will assist with the goal of increasing annual harvested and delivered volumes on the White River Forest, strengthen First […]
There is so much to celebrate. We’re so excited to announce this year’s high school recipients from NFMC’s Scholarships Program. As well, this year we received the most applications since our scholarship program began in 2019. Congratulations… Cayla Wesley- Constance Lake FN Ciara Robinson-Manitouwadge Colby Richter- Marathon Danielle Michaud-Hearst Eben Leadbetter- Wawa Harley Clarke- Longlac […]
NFMC is proud to announce that a total of $284,185 has been awarded to MKWA Contracting of Biigtigong Nishnaabeg through our Strategic Initiatives Program (SIP). Of this total, $248,580 is allocated to the purchase of a grader, which will be used to continue the high quality of service MKWA provides in maintaining the Industrial Road […]
Kristina Smith, NFMC Silviculture Technician for White River Forest, provided a one-minute instructional video of how to plant a tree. In the video, Kristina is planting a Jack Pine. The video was filmed a few kilometers outside of White River, within the White River Forest, by NFMC’s Public Relations and Marketing Coordinator, Brett Redden. https://nfmcforestry.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/NFMC-TREE-PLANTING-101-Facebook-Video.mp4
Now available on NRIP- Major Amendment for Phase II of the White River Forest Management Plan(WRFMP)
The Information Forum for the Major Amendment for the Phase II of the White River FMP is now published on Natural Resources Information Portal(NRIP). To view, please visit the consultation notice section of the NRIP home page @ (https://nrip.mnr.gov.on.ca/s/fmp-online?language=en_US) or directly here, https://nrip.mnr.gov.on.ca/s/consultation-notice?
The 2022-2023 Annual Work Schedules for both the Pic and White River Forests have been approved, and are now available online. To review these documents, please visit the Natural Resources Information Portal or follow the links through NFMC’s Our Forests page.