Sustainability Stories

In a New Video, Five Employees Share Their Passion for How We Contribute to Climate Solutions, Help Provide Sustainable Homes and Support Our Operating Communities

In a new video, five employees share their passion for how we contribute to climate solutions, help provide sustainable homes and support our operating communities ... Read More
August 4, 2022

Our Focus on Business Alignment Ensures That Sustainability Is Woven Into Every Role at Weyerhaeuser

When we launched our new sustainability strategy in mid-2020, it included three core focus areas: maintaining our solid foundation of environmental stewardship, social responsibility and governance (ESG); improving business alignment; and demonstrating the positive impacts of our work. The second pillar, in a sense, acts as a bridge between our foundation (what we've done well) and our future (what we plan to do). It also helps ensure that sustainability is never a separate consideration but rather a value that is woven into our everyday decisions and long-term roadmaps — in the woods and across our operations. ... Read More
June 24, 2022

From West Virginia to Washington, SFI® Audit Successes in 2021 Set the Tone for 2022

In the spring of 2021, Gene Shutler was conducting a Sustainable Forestry Initiative® internal audit with a group of Weyerhaeuser colleagues when a wild turkey came off its roost and flew past the group. ... Read More
May 3, 2022

Weyerhaeuser Removes Aging Structure and Helps Restore Bayou Dorcheat in Northern Louisiana to Its Natural State

A deteriorating eyesore is no more on Bayou Dorcheat in northwest Louisiana. The state-designated Natural and Scenic River was returned to its natural state in December after we removed a long-abandoned wooden bridge in Webster Parrish. ... Read More
April 27, 2022

Canadian Timberlands Expands Long-Term Partnership With Ducks Unlimited Canada To Help Conserve Sensitive Wetland Habitats

In Canada’s western boreal forests, ducklings literally rain down from the treetops during the spring waterfowl breeding season. Every year, 12 to 15 million ducks nest in this 1.4-billion-acre swath of wetlands and woodlands stretching from Alaska to Newfoundland, including some of our timberlands operating areas in Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Ontario. ... Read More
April 18, 2022