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Thursday, January 10, 2013 10:15 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is inviting public review and comment until March 9, 2013, on a public discussion paper released today as part of a comprehensive timber supply review of the 100 Mile House timber supply area.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 9:00 AM
As part of the Mid-Term Timber Supply Action Plan, the ministry has started two pilot projects to mitigate the risk of wildfire in mountain pine beetle-impacted areas in the Merritt timber supply area and the Vanderhoof and Fort St. James portions of the Prince George timber supply area.
Thursday, December 20, 2012 9:30 AM
The B.C. government has amended the controlled alien species regulation to protect our environment, with tough fines for those who introduce invasive species into local ecosystems.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 9:30 AM
The Lower Mainland's expansive network of dikes will require major upgrades over the next several decades to guard against rising sea levels, according to a report released from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 1:00 PM
B.C. municipalities, regional districts and First Nations will soon get more help to protect their communities and local infrastructure from wildfire threats.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 11:30 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations has released the province's draft wolf management plan, inviting public comment on its contents until Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 9:30 AM
An amendment to the occupational health and safety regulation under the Workers' Compensation Act stipulates that resource roads are not classed as a workplace, Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson announced today
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 2:30 PM
Following on a commitment to crack down on invasive species, such as the snakehead fish, the B.C. government has released a series of policy intentions for public comment.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 9:30 AM
The B.C. government is introducing a single cutting permit procedure to make it easier for local governments, First Nations and other non-commercial organizations throughout the province to harvest timber from community forests.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 10:45 AM
Commitment to forest renewal through nine sustained and 11 new actions are contained in government's action plan to increase the mid-term timber supply, Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson announced today.