B.C.’s world-leading sustainable forest management was confirmed in a recent research study. In 2016, Indufor, an international forestry consulting company, examined forest legislation and certification standards in 14 jurisdictions around the world. To learn how B.C. performed on each of the 16 elements of sustainable forest management examined, view the Comparing B.C. to the World: Forest Regulation and Certification factsheet, which provides an overview of the study.