Table 12.2. Area (1000 ha) of forest land by ownership and boreal zone in Canada.
Boreal zone Ownership Total
Federal Provincial Territorial Municipal Indigenous Private Other1
Non-boreal 1 163.68 60 251.91 217.58 399.10 777.93 19 968.48 601.45 83 380.13
Boreal 4 925.46 212 910.52 48 955.05 577.33 7 867.08 4 342.10 2 355.91 281 933.45
Canada 6 089.14 273 162.43 49 172.63 976.43 8 645.01 24 310.58 2 957.36 365 313.58
Source: Canada's National Forest Inventory, combined remeasured (2007-2017) and projected (2006-2017 with NFI projection system) data (Version 1, August 2021) (http://nfi.nfis.org)
Note: The Non-boreal zone in the Arctic ecozones (Arctic Cordillera, Northern Arctic, Southern Arctic) are not inventoried. The total land and water area amounts to approximately 252,202.08 thousand ha.
1 Missing, unknown or other ownerships.