Sustainability Stories

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

WY Foresters Featured in Ad Campaign by Washington Forest Protection Association

If you watched the Summer Games from the Seattle area last year, you may have spotted a few newly minted celebrities: the Weyerhaeuser employees featured in the 2021 Washington’s Working Forests ad campaign created by the Washington Forest Protection Association. ... Read More
March 30, 2022

Landmark Agreement in Oregon Heralds a New Era of Cooperation and Progress on Forest Issues

When Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced a landmark agreement last fall to revise the state’s Forest Practices Act, it was a big win for both the environment and rural communities that depend on a thriving forest products sector. ... Read More
March 8, 2022