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Friday, March 31, 2017 7:30 AM
Hunters now have the added convenience of buying their hunting licences online at: www.gov.bc.ca/hunting
Thursday, March 30, 2017 10:05 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations has been issued a pesticide use permit to aerial-spray 182 hectares of residences, park and farm land around Elk Lake in Saanich with a spray approved for use on organic farms, to eradicate a growing population of gypsy moth and minimize the risk they pose to forests, farms, orchards and trees.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 8:05 AM
The B.C. government is handing out over $1.8 million in new grants to help control the spread of invasive plants in the province.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 8:30 AM
Applications for funding under the recently extended BC Rural Dividend will be accepted April 3 – May 31, 2017.
Thursday, March 2, 2017 11:30 AM
The challenge is clear. While British Columbia’s forest sector has a distinct advantage in market development, there are untapped opportunities related to innovation.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 10:46 AM
Legislative amendments introduced will make it easier for hunters to complete licensing, permitting and reporting activities online, and also will give wildfire investigators more time to complete their work and streamline the cost-recovery process associated with human-caused wildfires.
Friday, February 24, 2017 3:10 PM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is taking immediate action to save the Columbia North caribou herd from wolf predation.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 1:00 PM
Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Steve Thomson has issued the following statement regarding federal Minister of Natural Resources Jim Carr’s announcement of a Federal-Provincial Task Force on Softwood Lumber:
Friday, February 17, 2017 8:33 AM
The B.C. government is following through on its commitment to support economic diversification in rural British Columbia by distributing over $750,000 in new project-development grants to help small communities strengthen local economies.
Monday, February 6, 2017 3:34 PM
Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Steve Thomson issued the following statement in response to concerns expressed by the Heiltsuk First Nation with regard to provincial response to a wildfire on Denny Island: