FORESTRY FUTURES TRUST ONTARIO
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January 31, 2020
For Round 49, $1,544,969 was approved for the funding of projects within the Forestry Futures Trust Silviculture Program. Of the 13 applications received, 11 were approved, one did not meet eligibility criteria, and one is pending.
Among Silviculture Eligibility Categories, four projects from Category 1: Intensive Stand Improvement received $760,144 in total funding (three from the Northeast and one from the Northwest Regions). Five projects in Category 2: Stand Rehabilitation after Natural Disturbance were approved for $568,554 (four from the Northeast and one from the Northwest Regions). Two Category 4: Insolvency projects were approved for $216,271 (one from each of the South and Northeast Regions), while no applications were received under Category 3: Pest Control.
Among Regions, the Northeast received 62% of the approved funding with a total of $964,624; the Northwest received 24% with $371,552 in funding; and the South, 14%, with $208,793 in project approvals.
January 9, 2020
Applications for FFT Silviculture Round 50 are now closed.