Surveys & Polls

You can find the results of recent surveys and polls here. We conduct regular surveys to gauge the opinions of members and the public.

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Readership Survey
Public Opinion Polls
Member Surveys
Climate Change Surveys
ABCFP Organization (Services) Surveys
Applied Research, Professional Practice and Professional Development Survey
Salary Surveys

 

Readership Survey

Readership/Communications surveys measure the effectiveness of BC Forest Professional magazine and The Increment e-newsletter.

2015 Communications Survey
2014 Readership Survey

 

Public Opinion Poll

Public opinion polls are conducted on order to elicit information on the public's awareness of the forestry profession and current forestry issues.

2014 Public Opinion Poll
2013 Public Opinion Poll
2011 Opinion Poll
2009 Opinion Poll
2006 Opinion Poll
2004 Opinion Poll
2003 Opinion Poll
2002 Opinion Poll

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Member Survey

Member survey results are used by council and staff to measure the effectiveness of association programs, services and initiatives, and to guide in development of future strategic plans.

2014 Member Survey Results
2013 Member Survey Results
2006 Member Survey Results
2004 Member Survey Results
2004 Special Member Survey: Professional Reliance

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Climate Change Surveys

Two surveys were conducted in 2013, the first to guage awareness of climate change princples and the second to discover constrains on adaptation to climate change in BC forest management.

Climate Change Survey: Awareness - March 2013
Climate Change Survey: Perceived Barriers to Adaptation - October 2013

Applied Research, Professional Practice and Professional Development Survey

The Applied Research, Professional Practice and Professional Development Survey was conducted in October 2011. The goal on this survey was to gauge members' opinion on forestry research, professional knowledge acquisition and professional development.

Applied Research, Professional Practice and Professional Development Survey

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Salary Survey

Salary surveys are conducted every few years to benchmark the compensation and benefits of registered and enrolled members.

2011 Report on Members' Compensation & Benefits
2006 Report on Members' Compensation & Benefits (updated April 23, 2007)
2003 Report on Members' Compensation & Benefits
1999 Report on Members' Compensation & Benefits

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ABCFP Organization (Services) Survey

Beginning in 2008, we surveyed members to find out how well the ABCFP was meeting their needs in several areas including:

  • Guidance
  • RFT scope of practice
  • The Increment
  • Enforcement of the Foresters Act and Bylaws
  • Advocacy
  • The website
  • Customer service when members call or e-mail the ABCFP

The 2008 survey collected information used to benchmark levels of member satisfaction. Subsequent surveys report year-to-year trends in satisfaction levels.

2011 ABCFP Organization (Services) Survey Report
2010 ABCFP Organization (Services) Survey Report
2009 ABCFP Organization (Services) Survey Report
2008 ABCFP Organization (Services) Survey Report

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