Build a fire break by removing flammable materials within a 10-m radius.

Leave 5 m between your trees and prune off branches from the ground up to 2 m.

Choose non-flammable materials such as sheet metal or bricks for your walls.

Equip your chimney or wood stove with a fire screen to protect against sparks.

Choose a roof made of metal or fibreglass.

Publications

In this section, various types of publications have been made available so that the public can learn about the SOPFEU. To facilitate the task, we’ve divided the section into four themes : Forestry Companies, Municipalities, Documentation and Annual Reports.

This section provides publications intended for forestry companies and members of SOPFEU. Examples include educational documents aimed at forestry workers and SOPFEU members in regard to their responsibility to safeguard the forest.

Awareness - Silvicultural workersPDF

Disponible en françaisPochette de sensibilisation pour travailleurs forestiers et étudiants

Awareness - Silvicultural workersPDF

Forest machinery operators.

Disponible en françaisPochette de sensibilisation pour travailleurs forestiers et étudiants (module pour les opérateurs de machinerie forestière).

Minimum standards governing timber supply and forest management activitiesPDF

Reference document used for forest inspections SOPFEU's member.

Form - NOTICE OF INSPECTION DURING PREVENTIVE MEASURES 
Form - NOTICE OF INSPECTION OF MACHINERY
Audit -
ANALYSIS MEETING WITH A MEMBER REGARDING THE  MONITORING OF OPERATIONS 

 
 

Disponible en françaisNormes minimales régissant les activités d’aménagement et d’approvisionnement forestier

Prevention and Monitoring GuidePDF

Sheets and practical tools to guide SOPFEU members with respect to their responsibilities for the protection of forests against fire.

Disponible en françaisGuide de prévention et de suivi (GPS)