The ‘new normal’ for B.C.
First, the good news: Experts say that after 15 years of serious neglect,
Now that the enormous wildfires of the area are yielding to the autumn weather, including a freak snowstorm last week,
VICTORIA – Doug Donaldson, Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development,
Vancouver– Canada’s research forests are the focus of National Forest Week,
BC Community Forest Association
September 20, 2018
UBCM Endorses Community Forest Program Expansion
VICTORIA – Local government officials from across BC met in Whistler earlier this month for the annual Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) Convention.
Forest areas managed by indigenous and local communities store nearly 300 billion metric tons of carbon — five times more than previously estimated — yet failure for these communities to have their rights formally recognized may lead forest-dependent people unable to protect carbon reserves,
A partnership between the Pacheedaht First Nation, the provincial government and the Cowichan Lake Community Forest Co-operative has resulted in a first-of-its-kind community forest agreement: the Qala:yit Community Forest.
According to the Canadian Forestry Association (CFA), National Forest Fire Prevention Week was established around 1920 to promote a greater public awareness towards preserving Canada’s forests.
Shares in several major Canadian forestry companies closed down Wednesday after an analyst downgrade and lower-than-expected building permits for the crucial US housing sector.
After trudging through swamps and bushwhacking through sub-alpine thicket,
FPInnovations September 12, 2018
Foresight and FPInnovations announced that Object Raku Technology, with its project partner Forsite Consultants Ltd., has been selected as the winner of the FPInnovations – Foresight Challenge (formerly the ARCTIC Innovation Challenge).
Managing Risk – Empowering Good Decisions will take place Saturday, September 29th at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.
As Canadian Forces troops headed home from the second straight year of record B.C.
A new community forest on Vancouver Island will be the first in B.C. to include a revenue-sharing agreement with BC Timber Sales.
VICTORIA – The BC Community Forest Association (BCCFA) has released its annual report which summarizes the benefits of community forestry in BC.
One of the elected officials in the eye of the firestorm,
The Town of Smithers is continuing to press its case for stricter slash burning regulations in meetings this week with provincial cabinet ministers at the Union of B.C.
Cheslatta Carrier Nation (CCN) is trying to make the best of a bad situation.
With the worst of the wildfire season now seemingly over, many people are concerned about what impact these wildfires are having on the timber that supply the region’s largest employers.