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Western Forest Products Inc. Announces Temporary Production Curtailments in British Columbia

November 30, 2022 – Vancouver, British Columbia – Western Forest Products Inc. (TSX: WEF) (“Western” or the “Company”) today announced plans to temporarily reduce its lumber production output for the remainder of 2022 by approximately 20 million board feet to manage inventory levels to current market conditions. This temporary reduction in lumber production will be […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 20225 Views

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Minister Wilkinson Announces New Programs That Combat the Risks Canadians Face From Flooding, Wildfires and Coastal Erosion in Support of Canada’s First National Adaptation Strategy

From: Natural Resources Canada November 24, 2022 Canadians are feeling the devastating impacts of climate change across the country — from illnesses worsened by heat and air pollution to fires and floods in major cities and regions to damages to coastal communities due to extreme weather events. Climate change is warming southern Canada at twice […]

by ahnationtalk on November 24, 202212 Views

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MP Bains Announces Over 21 Million New Trees in Partnership with Tree Canada

From: Natural Resources Canada November 22, 2022 Canada is dedicated to helping restore and expand Canada’s forests from coast to coast. Trees are essential to our lives; they capture carbon, improve air quality and support wildlife — they are allies in our fight against climate change. That is why the Government of Canada is planting […]

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 202211 Views

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New forestry agreements with First Nations accelerate B.C. wildfire salvage – CFI

November 16, 2022 A new approach to provincial forestry agreements will lead to faster action on harvesting areas damaged by wildfire, provide more timber for mills and set up faster reforestation through the leadership of First Nations. New Wildfire Salvage Opportunity Agreements (WSOAs) will enable the timely direct award of forestry licences to First Nations for […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 202294 Views

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New forestry agreements with First Nations accelerate wildfire salvage

Nov. 16, 2022 VICTORIA – A new approach to provincial forestry agreements will lead to faster action on harvesting areas damaged by wildfire, provide more timber for mills and set up faster reforestation through the leadership of First Nations. New Wildfire Salvage Opportunity Agreements (WSOAs) will enable the timely direct award of forestry licences to First […]

by pmnationtalk on November 16, 2022109 Views

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Japan trade mission pursues new markets for B.C. wood

VANCOUVER – B.C. delegates are set to embark on the first post-COVID-19 forestry trade mission to Japan, seeking to increase market opportunities, meet with customers and partners, and encourage expanded use of B.C. wood products. “Japan is a critically important export market for B.C.’s high-quality wood products, and we are excited to engage directly and […]

by ahnationtalk on November 7, 202212 Views

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Old-growth logging declines to record lows

Nov. 2, 2022 VICTORIA – As the Province continues implementation of the Old Growth Strategic Review, the latest numbers released show old-growth logging in B.C. has decreased to the lowest level on record. Logging of old growth has declined by 42%, from an estimated 65,500 hectares in 2015 to 38,300 hectares in 2021. The area […]

by ahnationtalk on November 3, 2022110 Views

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Innovative Projects Launch New Ways to Utilize Sustainable Forest Resources

From: Natural Resources Canada October 25, 2022 Canada has vast forest resources that have the potential to drive low-carbon economic growth and create sustainable jobs. The creation of renewable bioproducts from dead or damaged trees, as well as the utilization of hybrid wood products, is a step forward in using innovative technologies for environmental sustainability. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 202217 Views

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Wetzink’wa community forest earns provincial award for 2022

VICTORIA – A community forest award, along with a $10,000 grant, has been awarded to the Wetzink’wa Community Forest for 2022. “This year’s Robin Hood Memorial Award recipient, the Wetzink’wa Community Forest, exemplifies community leadership and innovation,” said Katrine Conroy, Minister of Forests. “Community forests are part of our vision for a modern forest sector […]

by ahnationtalk on October 24, 202274 Views

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Tahltan Central Government, B.C. take step forward to develop wildlife stewardship in Tahltan Territory

Oct. 18, 2022 VICTORIA – The Tahltan Central Government and the Province of B.C. have agreed to work together toward the development and implementation of a world-class wildlife regime, led by Tahltan knowledge and expertise that will protect and preserve Tahltan wildlife, culture and way of being. The Tahltan Central Government – British Columbia Accord […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 202288 Views

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