Living Legacy Trust


News Releases

2004
April 2004 Living Legacy Trust to Hold Knowledge Transfer Workshop
March 2004 Living Legacy Trust Awards Forestry Research Funding to Lakehead University
March 2004 Living Legacy Trust presents Value-Added wood products report in Dryden
- restricted Opportunities Report Released
March 2004 Living Legacy Trust presents Value-Added wood products report in Sudbury
- restricted Opportunities Report Released
January 2004 Press Release for January 14th Report
January 2004 Backgrounder for January 14th Report
January 2004 Q's & A's for January 14th Report
January 2004 Living Legacy Trust to release major report

2003
October 2003 Living Legacy Trust Contributes $176,000 to Improve Recreational Access North of Thunder Bay
October 2003 Kent Trusses of Sundridge wins the Living Legacy Trust Value Added Forestry Award at WoodWORKS Gala
September 2003 Living Legacy Trust Funds Fish Habitat Project in Northwestern Ontario
August 2003 Laurentian University awarded grant of $105,273 from Living Legacy Trust
July 2003 Living Legacy Trust Funds Wetland Access Projects
July 2003 Living Legacy Trust awards Nature Conservancy of Canada
July 2003 Living Legacy Trust Funds Pre-Commercial Thinning Study in Northwestern Ontario
June 2003 Living Legacy Trust Funds Angler Behaviour Study in Northern Ontario
June 2003 Living Legacy Trust Funding for Town of Petawawa Nature Trail
June 2003 Living Legacy Trust Funds Forest Employment Programs
June 2003 Northwestern Ontario Based Partnership to Undertake Study of Large-Scale Digital Photography for Use by Forest Managers and Researchers
June 2003 Media Advisory June 12
June 2003 Living Legacy Trust awards $371,300 for Large-Scale Photography Research
June 2003 New Study Identifies Growth Opportunities for Ontario's Value-Added Sector
May 2003 Living Legacy Trust grants $154,000 towards forest fire protection research
May 2003 Laurentian University receives over $100,000 for fish study
April 2003 Living Legacy Trust grants over 2 million for forest employment opportunity programs (Page 1) and Forest Employment Chart (Page 2)
April 2003 Thunder Bay based research co-operative receives grant for Northern Goshawk study
April 2003 Living Legacy Trust awards Ontario Firm $196,000 for Solid Wood Value-Added Study
February 2003 White River wildlife study receives $175,000 from Living Legacy Trust
February 2003 Sault Ste. Marie site of Living Legacy Trust collaborative Forest Research Conference
February 2003 Sault Ste.Marie organization has Boreal and Great Lakes-St.Lawrence forest research funded
February 2003 White Pine Study near North Bay receives funding
February 2003 Study underway to minimize and monitor damage to residual trees during logging operations
January 2003 Algonquin Park pine marten research project receives second round of funding
January 2003 Lake Superior north shore biodiversity research project receives funding

2002
December 2002 Living Legacy Trust issues Special Calls for Proposals
November 2002 Trus Joist forest product company in Barrie and Kenora wins Living Legacy Trust Excellence in Value-added Wood Award
November 2002 Forest product companies in North Bay, Kenora and Mississauga nominated for LLT excellence in Value-Added Wood Award
October 2002 Living Legacy Trust prepares to grant $1.6 Million to silvicultural contractors and Sustainable Forest License holders
October 2002 Living Legacy Trust funds research on threatened species in Northwestern Ontario
August 2002 Whitefeather Forest Management Corporation receives second year funding
August 2002 Lakehead University receives $1.3 million for Legacy Forest Project
July 2002 Value-Added Wood Manufacturing focus of more attention from the Living Legacy Trust
July 2002 Rainy River First Nations Fisheries Resource Stewardship Project Funded
June 2002 Cochrane and Area Community Development Corporation receives funds for local trail development
June 2002 Living Legacy Trust reconfirms commitment to funding applied forest & wildlife research, employment training and value-added wood products
June 2002 Clergue Forest Management to receive grant for road improvement in Algoma Forest
June 2002 Northern Ontario forest research consolidation assisted by Living Legacy Trust grant
June 2002 Haliburton fish and deer to benefit from Living Legacy Trust grant
June 2002 Rex Murphy, host of Cross Country Checkup Speech and displays of research work undertaken by Living Legacy Trust grant recipients open to public at AGM
June 2002 Central and Northern Ontario Elk Restoration Project receives $214,500 Living Legacy Trust grant
May 2002 Cat Lake & Slate Falls First Nation Communities receive funding for community based planning initiative
May 2002 Bancroft Field Naturalists awarded grant for Eagle's Nest project
May 31, 2002 Algoma University receives $125,000 Grant from Living Legacy Trust
May 31, 2002 Algonquin Park study site of Trent University Project funded by Living Legacy Trust
April 2002 Rex Murphy - CBC Journalist to speak at the Living Legacy Trust Annual General Meeting, Monday, June 25th, 2002 in Sault Ste. Marie
March 30, 2002 Muskoka region to benefit from $150,000 research grant from the Living Legacy Trust to map wetland areas
March 29, 2002 Living Legacy Trust grants nearly $ 1 million for forest employment opportunities in Northwest Ontario
March 28, 2002 North Bay area organization receives nearly $1.5 million for forest science grants
February 2002 Value-Added Wood Industry Report being brought to Huntsville by the Living Legacy Trust
February 2002 Value-Added Wood Industry Report being brought to Timmins by the Living Legacy Trust
January 2002 Value-Added Wood Industry Report being brought to Sault Ste.Marie by the Living Legacy Trust
January 2002 Value-Added Wood Industry Report being brought to Kenora by the Living Legacy Trust
January 2002 Value-Added Wood Industry Report being brought to Thunder Bay by the Living Legacy Trust

2001
December 27, 2001 Value-Added Wood Industry Report being brought to North-Western Ontario by the Living Legacy Trust
December 3, 2001 Living Legacy Trust to Host Meeting on New Report showing even more potential for Value-Added Wood Products
December 3, 2001 Do You Have a Project Idea for Helping Fish and Wildlife on Crown Land?
November 29, 2001 New Report shows even more potential for Value-Added Wood Production in Ontario
November 22, 2001 Living Legacy Trust Supports Bridge Replacement Near Smooth Rock Falls
November 15, 2001 Sault Ste. Marie Firm wins Prestigious Living Legacy Trust Provincial Excellence award
October 31, 2001 Local Forest Product Companies nominated for Living Legacy Trust Provincial Excellence Award
October 17, 2001 Living Legacy Trust Supports Thunder Bay Area Forestry Research
September 5, 2001 Do You Have a Project Idea for Helping Fish and Wildlife on Crown Land?