Sudbury Forest

The Sudbury Forest is located in Northern Ontario, between Sault Ste. Marie and Ottawa, 300 km north Toronto.

Sudbury Forest Landbase Summary by the Numbers

VFM
Managed
Crown Land

Non-Crown Land

TOTAL

Parks and Protected Areas

Patent

Federal

Total

FORESTED

Productive

476,429

91,092

164,555

30,153

194,708

762,229

Non-Productive

66,919

18,445

46,884

4,839

51,723

137,087

Subtotal Forested

543,347

109,537

211,420

34,992

246,412

899,316

NON FORESTED

Water

138,601

33,043

2,238

3,594

5,832

177,477

Other Land

6,282

1,991

59,326

558

59,884

68,141

Subtotal Non-Forested

144,869

35,034

61,564

4,152

65,716

245,618

TOTAL

688,216

144,571

273,003

39,336

312,329

1,144,934

 

Sudbury Forest Ownership Summary (Land&Water)

Data from Table FMP-1 of the 2010 Forest Management Plan for the Sudbury Forest
All area reported in hectares. 1 ha = 2.47 acres; 1 km2 = 100 ha

The forest units of the Sudbury Forest are as follows:

Forest Unit to Provincial Forest Unit Summary

Provincial Land Type Summary

Source: 2010-2020 Sudbury Forest Management Plan

The age class distribution for the entire forest is shown below:

Ageclass of the Current Forest Condition

Source: 2010-2020 Sudbury Forest Management Plan