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Tuesday, March 12, 2013 12:15 PM
Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson issued the following statement with regard to proposed amendments to the Forest Act that would enable the conversion of volume-based forest licences to area-based forest licences:
Friday, March 1, 2013 11:30 AM
In an effort to enhance economic opportunities and forest stewardship, the Village of Fraser Lake is being invited to apply for a community forest licence.
Friday, March 1, 2013 8:00 AM
Cowichan Valley residents are encouraged to come and learn more about two proposals to alter the allowable levels of Cowichan Lake in June and July to improve flows in Cowichan River during mid to late summer and fall.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 11:00 AM
A collection of over 2.2 million aerial photos of B.C. will be available for public viewing and research, thanks to a new partnership between the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and the University of British Columbia's department of geography.
Friday, February 22, 2013 12:45 PM
A 10-year forest inventory plan was released today with an average annual investment of $8 million over the life of the plan.
Thursday, February 21, 2013 1:54 PM
The B.C. government accepts the recommendations contained in an audit report released today by the Office of the Auditor General titled "Audit of Biodiversity in B.C.: Assessing the Effectiveness of Key Tools".
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 1:55 PM
Forest Act amendments introduced today will help improve forest stewardship and support community resiliency in mountain pine beetle impacted areas.
Saturday, February 16, 2013 6:33 PM
Hunting just became more accessible to both youth and first-time hunters with regulatory amendments to the Wildlife Act.
Thursday, February 14, 2013 11:00 AM
An additional 23,810 hectares of old growth management areas now are protected in the Chilliwack District, Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson announced.
Thursday, February 14, 2013 8:00 AM
To further streamline the natural resource application process and help make business easier for clients, Notice of Work applications, pursuant to Section 10 of the Mines Act, will now be available exclusively through FrontCounterBC's online application system starting Feb. 28, 2013.