National Forest Week Festivities
Daniel Gratton, Manager of the Creston Valley Community Forest, submitted this news on their National Forest Week activities.
We had close to 150 students in attendance with an additional 30+ adults who were either volunteering at one of the six stations,
Practice, Research, and Advocacy in Canada, by Ryan Bullock (Editor), with contributions by Jennifer Gunter, Erik Leslie and Susan Mulkey
For 76 days, the Elephant Hill wildfire stoked fear and dread in B.C.
The board of directors of Burns Lake’s newest community forest – Chinook Community Forest – considered its first year of operations a “success.” From April 1,
Truck Loggers Association
- Focus on evolving consent rather than static consent with First Nations.
by Chuck ChiangDec 23, 2016
The Vancouver Sun
A researcher with B.C.
By Andrew MacLeodDec 12, 2016
…[AM] What about forestry? Do you see opportunity?
Wells Gray Community Forest is planning for the longterm, according to general manager George Brcko.
The BCCFA, in partnership with the UBC Faculty of Forestry, Alex Fraser Research Forest, has been successful in securing a new 3-year agreement, reviewed annually,
MLMCF handed over $0.5 million to each of their shareholders – for the 2nd year in a row (and intend doing so again next year).
Up to eight job seekers in the Barriere and Clearwater area, including members of the Simpc’w First Nation, will gain trail clearing, milling and carpentry skills,
Nelson Hydro will hold an open house in the early fall to update the public on the progress of its plans to heat selected public buildings in Nelson using heat created by burning lumber mill waste.
By Mike DavisJul 19, 2016
Campbell River Mirror
The Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is disappointed in the public’s perception of the resource industry.
This bulletin explores why fire hazard assessment is important; recent Board audit findings; and provides some FAQs. A fire hazard assessment considers the risk of a fire starting,
Eye on BC’s Forests: The FPB Newsletter Summer 2016 Jul 12, 2016
BC Forest Practices Board
In my meetings with stakeholders and professionals I have heard some comment that the Board never acknowledges good practices,
BURNS LAKE – The board of directors of ComFor Management Services and Burns Lake Community Forest Ltd. (BLCF) are pleased to announce the appointment of Frank Varga as the new Manager,
OTTAWA – Talks between the United States and Canada on a long-running dispute over softwood lumber exports have bogged down amid “significant differences,”