Forestry Committee

The Forestry Committee provides guidance to SNC staff in the delivery of its forestry program. Members include representatives from the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Forestry Consultants, farmers, rural landowners, Board Members, Contractors, MNR, Snowmobile Associations, UCPR, and UCSDG.

2018 Members

Back, left to right:  Tony Ricard, Private; Dave Robertson, Committee Chair; Alison McDonald, UCSDG; John Boals, Snowmobile Assoc.; Steve Hunter, UCPR

Front, left to right:  Alain Bertrand, Farmer; Murray Inch, Private; Dorothy Hamilton, SDG OWA;Colin Morrison, Contractor; Achille Drouin, EOMC

Missing from Photo:  François Allard, Private; Archie Byers, Private; Maurice Chabot, Private; Floyd Dingwall, Past Board Member; Elizabeth Holmes, MNRF; Martin Streit, MNRF; Ron Toonders, Ag Soil and Crop; François St. Amour, SNC Board Member; Fernand Dicaire, SNC Chair; Bill Smirle, SNC Vice Chair; Doug Thompson, SNC Past Chair 

Forestry Committee Members

Dave Robertson Committee Chair

François Allard, Private Citizen

Alain Bertrand, Private Citizen

John Boals, Snowmobile Assoc.

Archie Byers, Private Citizen

Maurice Chabot, Private Citizen

Floyd Dingwall, Past Board Member

Achille Drouin, EOMC

Dorothy Hamilton, SDG OWA

Elizabeth Holmes, MNRF

Steve Hunter, UCPR

Murray Inch, Private Citizen

Alison McDonald, UCSDG

Colin Morrison, Contractor

Tony Ricard, Public Citizen 

François St. Amour, SNC Board Member          

Martin Streit, MNRF

Ron Toonders, Ag Soil and Crop

Fernand Dicaire, SNC Chair, ex-officio

Bill Smirle, SNC Vice Chair, ex-officio

Doug Thompson, SNC Past Chair, ex-officio

Staff Liasion:  Ronda Boutz, Team Lead, Special Projects


2018 Meeting Schedule

March 1st:  Annual Joint Steering Committee Meetings
10 - 12 pm 2018 03 FOR Agenda 2018 03 FOR Minutes
  2018 03 FOR PPT  
1 - 3 pm 2018 03 JSC Agenda 2018 03 JSC Minutes
June 5th 2018 06 FOR Agenda 2018 06 FOR Minutes
  2018 06 FOR PPT  
September 4th 2018 09 FOR Agenda 2018 09 FOR Minutes
  2018 09 FOR PPT  
December 4th  2018 12 FOR Agenda 2018 12 FOR Minutes
  2018 12 FOR PPT  


Forestry Committee Minutes:  Archives

2016 Forestry Committee Minutes

2017 Forestry Committee Minutes