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.
Hours (Monday to Friday)
Apr 1st to Sep 30th
8:30am-Noon, 1:00pm-4:30pm (Central
Oct 1st to Mar 31st
8:00am-Noon, 1:00pm-5:00pm (Central
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
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 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