BC Pine Boxes

‘It’s the only way to go’: Coffin company offering its eco-friendly products at farmers markets …read more

Community groups to benefit from Wetzin’kwa Community Forest

$300K in annual grants distributed

The Wetzin’kwa Community Forest Corporation has once again handed out money to community programs. The profits from the community forest tenure are distributed annually to a broad range of projects that will return the greatest long term benefit to Bulkley Valley residents.

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Cheslatta Community Forest

A First Nation Builds a Forestry Future from the Ashes of the Past

…In August 2018 — the worst fire season on record … three-quarters of the Cheslatta Community Forest was lost….with a $1.25-million grant from B.C.’s Forest Enhancement Society to log and rehabilitate burned forests,

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Valemount Community Forest earnings down

The structure of the community forest changed this year to become a Limited Partnership, but “falling markets, poor weather conditions and the loss of Canfor Vavenby and Interfor Adams Lake as purchasers has very negatively affected our business,” said General Manager Craig Pryor in his overview of 2019. …read more

Final Cut: Forestry Indigenomics

Indigenomics serves as a platform for modern Indigenous economic design and reconciliation. Economic reconciliation is the space between the lived realities of Indigenous peoples, the need to build understanding of the importance of the Indigenous relationship, …read more