Dryden Forest Management

About DFMC

Forest Management

Sustainable Forestry Initiative Certification







Contact DFMC

28A Earl Ave.
Dryden, Ontario  P8N 1X5
DFMC has a highly experienced, full-time forest management team responsible for the day-to-day business management and for ensuring that it meets its forest management obligations to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Office Hours (Monday to Friday)
Apr 1st to Sep 30
th     8:30am-Noon, 1:00pm-4:30pm (Central Time)
Oct 1st to Mar 31st     8:00am-Noon, 1:00pm-5:00pm (Central Time)

We encourage everyone to drop by for a visit, but we do go to the forest often, have meeting elsewhere, or just take some time off. With our small staff you may want to call first to verify we will be here, especially if you are coming from afar.

Steven Young, R.P.F.
General Manager, Planning Forester
W: 807-223-7216 ext. 1
C: 807-220-5591
Steven is the General Manager for Dryden Forest Management Co.   He is responsible for overseeing management of the Dryden Forest, including forest management planning, road maintenance and construction, and represent DFMC with Government and other organization. Steve has been a Registered Professional Forester in Ontario since 2016.

Karen Bayduza
Operations Forester
W: 807-223-7216 ext. 2
C: 807-220-3696
Karen is the Operations Forester responsible for the forest renewal program, monitoring, compliance, reporting and GIS mapping.  Karen is a Provisional Member of the Ontario Professional Foresters Association.

Scott Skene
C: 807-938-5198
Scott is the current President of DFMC. He ensures all Shareholders are represented at Board of Director meetings, and oversees the management of Dryden Forest Management Company Limited.

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