Xylem Silviculture offers services in many areas of silviculture - Forest Health, Forest Management, Vegetation Management, and Reforestation. In the last three years, Xylem has completed many successful contracts, many specializing specifically in Mountain Pine Beetle detection and control. Xylem has many ticketed silviculture surveyors on staff (BC and Alberta) and all employees are certified in the Provincial Government Mountain Pine Beetle Survey Courses. Xylem has extensive knowledge and provides professional services in the areas of manual tending, tree planting, and surveying.

« Xylem's staff is also qualified to perform quality checks in any area of silviculture. »

Forest Health:

  • Entomology Surveys (ground/aerial) for: (not exclusive to)
  • Mountain Pine Beetle
  • Spruce Bark Beetle
  • Lodgepole Pine Beetle
  • Western Balsam Bark Beetle
  • Spruce Budworms
  • Douglas Fir Beetle
  • Control/Treatment:
  • Fall and Burn (heli-crews and ground crews)
  • Fall and Peel
  • Pheromone Baiting and Trapping

Forest Management:

  • Fire Mitigation:
  • Fire Hazard Reduction Prescriptions/Implementations
  • FireSmart Program Development
  • Danger Tree Removal, Salvage Operations
  • Forestry Surveys:
  • Free-to-grow
  • Stocking
  • Thinning
  • Establishment
  • Regeneration
  • Performance
  • PSP Sites
  • Manual Stand Tending:
  • Commercial thinning
  • Spacing
  • Brushing
  • Cut Block Layout
  • Cone Picking
  • Slash Pile Burning

Vegetation Management:

  • Vegetation Management Surveys
  • Treatment Applications
  • Basil Bark Treatment


  • Tree Planting