Forest Management Company Limited
was established August 21, 1997, subsequently
issued a Sustainable Forest License from the Ontario Minister
Resources and Forestry on June 10, 1998
to provide management of the Dryden Forest,
approximately 136,000 hectares of forested land.
is currently owned by 12 shareholders,
each with logging experience. A Board
of Directors is elected by the shareholders
to provide direction and support to the management
team of DFMC
Dryden Forest includes Crown managed land
within the Dryden District and the Northwest
Region of the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Trans-Canada Highway (Hwy #17) traverses
the Dryden Forest east to west, with Hwy
#105 running north to Red Lake, Hwy #72 running
north to Sioux Lookout and Hwy #502 running south
to Fort Frances. In addition, there is a well
developed network of Local Roads Board and Forestry
Access (primary and branch) roads.
current Forest Management Plan
provide direction for forestry activities
to occur while ensuring a sustainable balance
of social, economic and environmental values.
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