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HEALTH CANADA SCIENTISTS DETERMINE NO CONCERNS WITH GLYPHOSATE

Health Canada issued a statement on January 11, 2019 that, after thorough scientific review, objections to glyphosate could not be scientifically supported when considering the entire body of relevant data.
Health Canada Statement, Glyphosate
January 11, 2019


Environmental risk of glyphosate use in Canadian forestry
Dr. Chris Edge
The Canadian Institute of Forestry E-Lecture Series with leading experts on The Science of Vegetation Management in Forestry.
July 17, 2018


Vegetation Management - Role and Challenges in Forest Renewal
Dr. Nelson Thiffault
The Canadian Institute of Forestry E-Lecture Series with leading experts on The Science of Vegetation Management in Forestry.
July 12, 2018




Environmental Risks of Glyphosate Used for Forest Vegetation Management
Presentation by Dr. David Kreutzweiser
Union of New Brunswick Municipalities Annual Conference
September 30, 2017



Renewing our Forests for Future Generations: The Role of Vegetation Management
Presentation by Dr. Doug Pitt
Union of New Brunswick Municipalities Annual Conference
September 30, 2017



Forest Renewal and Vegetation Management; issues facing the forest sector today
Dr. Doug Pitt, Research Scientist with Natural Resources Canada
Canadian Woodlands Forum
April 6, 2016, Delta Beausejour, Moncton N.B.



Glyphosate-Based Herbicides, a significant risk to forest ecosystems and associated wildlife?
Dr. Dean Thompson, Research Scientist with Natural Resources Canada
Canadian Woodlands Forum
April 6, 2016, Delta Beausejour, Moncton N.B.


The Right Chemistry: The fearmongers are wrong about glyphosate
Montreal Gazette
Dr. Joe Schwarcz
Director of McGill University’s Office for Science & Society


Public Service Award of Excellence

ForestInfo would like to congratulate Dr. Len Ritter, Dr. Dean Thompson, and Dr. Doug Pitt as recipients of the 2017 Public Service Award of Excellence. Their scientific contributions to our collaborative have been recognized by The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, with the award presented by Michael Wernick, Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the Cabinet. The Public Service Award of Excellence highlights public servants who have demonstrated exceptional service to Canadians. To learn more, visit: The Public Service Award of Excellence 2017