Silv-Econ is a forest resource management firm, recognized as a leading authority on forestry planning, forest insect research, forest certification and urban forest inventory throughout southern Ontario. Founded in 1987, the company has a reputation for being innovative, responsive, and client-oriented. Silv-Econ is Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certified (RA-FM/COC-001769) by the Rainforest Alliance as a Group Manager of forest properties.
The company’s extensive clientele includes Regional Municipalities, Counties and Towns across southern Ontario and hundreds of private woodlot owners. The company has been directly involved in the management of over 40,000 hectares of forest, including approximately 7,000 hectares of private woodlots under Ontario’s Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program.