These operators have an OLLA or Over-Lapping License Agreement with Westwind as well as an FRL (Forest Resource License) with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF). These documents confirm their entitlement to harvest on Crown land in the French/Severn Forest. They cannot commence harvest operations until Westwind has established that all the necessary pre-conditions and documents are in place.
Round logs and fuelwood from the French-Severn forest are FSC® certified.
Domtar is a leading provider of a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication, specialty and packaging papers, market pulp and absorbent hygiene products. With approximately 10,000 employees serving more than 50 countries around the world, Domtar is driven by a commitment to turn sustainable wood fiber into useful products that people rely on every day. The Espanola Mill was originally founded in the early 1900s by the Spanish River Pulp & Paper Company and was acquired by Domtar in 1998. The mill produces more than 200 different grades of technical and specialty papers, as well as high quality Northern Bleached Softwood pulp, on the banks of northern Ontario's Spanish River.
Tom Fisher Logging Inc.
Tom Fisher Logging Inc. is a family run business in Huntsville Ontario since 1996, operating primarily in the Hard Woods of the French Severn Forest. TFL supplies logs to mills throughout Ontario and Quebec. TFL has approximately 25 employees as well as 10 subcontractors and their employees within our operations. TFL is a stump to dump operation to which includes block lay out, road building, harvesting, trucking and product sales of FSC® certified hard wood logs, soft wood logs, veneer logs, specialty logs such as birds eye, curly and spalted logs as well as fuel wood logs and pulp wood log products. TFL is committed to Health and Safety and Sustainability in all aspects of our operations from planning to product sale.