Burns Lake Community Forest Ltd.


BLCF has 3 potential projects with one currently approved:

  • BLComFor Prescribed Fire Program: PFU1a and 1d – Prescribed Fire
  • BLComFor Fuelbreak and Hazard Reduction Phase 1 – Operational Treatment -pending approval
  • BLComFor Fuelbreak and Hazard Reduction Phase 2 – Operational Treatment – pending approval

Frank Varga, manager of the Burns Lake Community Forest (BLCF) had this to say about the news of the funding: “BLCF is dedicated to increasing wildfire resilience in the BLCF area base, while also providing community protection and remaining an operational forest – all through both ecological and cultural lenses allowing us to achieve multiple objectives and a unified vision across this landscape.  This recent funding will allow us to continue striving towards that vision and our collaborative goals of wildfire risk reduction and landscape resilience.” read more 

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