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.

2020 Forestry Committee (left to right)

Front Row: Murray Inch; Dorothy Hamilton

Back Row: Bill Smirle, Past Chair, SNC Board of Directors; Archie Byers; Doug Thompson; Tony Ricard; François Allard; Alain Bertrand ; Ron Toonders; Glenn Mackey

Absent: Dave Robertson, Committee Chair; Lloyd Benedict; Maurice Chabot; Ben de Haan; Elizabeth Holmes; Steve Hunter; François St. Amour; George Darouze, Chair, SNC Board of Directors

Forestry Committee Members

Lloyd Benedict Mohaw Council of Akwasasne
Archie Byers Private Citizen
Maurice Chabot Private Citizen
Ben de Haan UCSDG
Dorothy Hamilton SDG OWA
Elizabeth Holmes MNRF
Steve Hunter UCPR
Murray Inch Private Citizen
Glenn Mackey Private Citizen
Tony Ricard Private Citizen
Dave Robertson Committee Chair
François St. Amour Board Member
Ron Toonders Ag Soil and Crop
George Darouze SNC Chair, ex-officio
Pierre Leroux SNC Vice Chair, ex-officio
Bill Smirle SNC Past Chair, ex-officio

Staff Liasion:  Ronda Boutz, Team Lead, Special Projects   -

2021 Meeting Schedule

March 4th:  Annual Joint Standing Committee Meetings
12:00 pm     Standing Committee Luncheon 
10-12 pm 2021 03 FOR Agenda 2021 FOR PPT
1 - 3 pm     2021 03 JSC Agenda 2021 03 JSC Minutes
June 1 2021 06 FOR Agenda 2021 06 FOR Minutes
  2021 06 FOR Powerpoint
September 7 2021 09 FOR Agenda 2021 09 FOR Minutes
  2021 09 FOR Supplemental 
November 30 2021 11 FOR Agenda 2021 11 FOR Minutes
  2021 11 FOR Supplemental

Forestry Committee Minutes:  Archives

2016 Forestry Committee Minutes

2017 Forestry Committee Minutes

2018 Forestry Committee Minutes

2019 Forestry Committee Minutes