New community forest for area near Likely, Big Lake

The invitation to apply is for approximately 20,000 cubic metres of allowable annual cut over a 25-year term, providing 10,000 cubic metres to each partner that could be combined and used jointly in a partnership for the benefit of the local area.

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Now We’re The Western Forestry Contractors’ Association

Feb 06, 2017
Western Forestry Contractors Association

New organization, same logo sort of… Members of the Consulting Foresters of British Columbia (CFBC) and the Western Silvicultural Contractors’ Association (WSCA) have voted to combine their organizations into the new Western Forestry Contractors’ Association (WFCA).

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Brand new website – Forestry Friendly Communities

Feb 07, 2017
Coast Forest Products Association

Forestry Friendly Communities celebrates the important role forestry plays in resource-dependent communities on BC’s coast! Forestry Friendly Communities was started in 2016 as a way to celebrate the proud history and rich future of BC’s coast forest sector.

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BC Construction Safety Alliance (BCCSA) and BC Forest Safety Council (BCFSC)

MOU signed to streamline forestry contract bids

Feb 06, 2017

Journal of Commerce By Russell Hixson

The BC Construction Safety Alliance (BCCSA) and BC Forest Safety Council (BCFSC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) allowing BCCSA COR certified companies to achieve SAFE certification with BCFSC in order to assist companies who wish to bid on forestry contracts.

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Important Take Aways

TLA Daily Round Up for January 18 Jan 18, 2017
Truck Loggers Association
  • Focus on evolving consent rather than static consent with First Nations.

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