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Thursday, August 6, 2020 7:30 AM
A $1-million grant from the Forest Enhancement Society of BC (FESBC) to Central Chilcotin Rehabilitation Ltd. will increase use of waste wood fibre, bring more wood products to market and support forestry jobs in the Cariboo-Chilcotin region.
Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:45 PM
A new research chair at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) will help chart a new course in wildfire prediction and response in British Columbia.
Thursday, July 30, 2020 6:00 AM
The BC Wildfire Service urges British Columbians to be safe in the woods and reminds everyone that the return of warm weather means an increasing risk of wildfires.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 2:45 PM
People living in the Village of Granisle will benefit from reduced wildfire risk when a buffer of birch and cottonwood trees are planted around the community.
Friday, July 24, 2020 4:05 PM
Engineering staff with the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development have determined that an old trestle on the Kettle Valley Rail Trail north of Tulameen is structurally unsound and no longer safe to use.
Thursday, July 23, 2020 9:45 AM
Cindy Stern and Gail Wallin have been appointed to the Forest Practices Board for three-year terms.
Thursday, July 23, 2020 7:30 AM
A grant of $443,400 from the Forest Enhancement Society of BC to the Terrace Community Forest (TCF) is helping reduce greenhouse gas emissions and use wood fibre that would otherwise be burned.
Friday, July 17, 2020 10:30 AM
In response to feedback from Indigenous communities and local governments, the Province continues to improve the criteria for Community Resiliency Investment (CRI) program grants.
Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:45 AM
With funding from the B.C. government, the Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation has approved seven more projects that will help restore caribou habitat in British Columbia, through the organization’s Caribou Habitat Restoration Fund.
Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:15 AM
A 67-kilometre section of the Columbia and Western Rail Trail will remain part of The Great Trail (formerly known as the Trans Canada Trail) and will be available for recreational purposes year-round.