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  • Fuel Management in the Wildland Urban Interface - Update
    Fire has been a natural part of many ecosystems in BC. Lightning-caused fires periodically reduced the build-up of forest fuels, replaced older stands of trees and created a patchwork of different ages and forest types across the landscape. First...
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  • Access Management and Resource Roads: 2015 Update
    In 2005, the Board reported on the state of access management in BC. The Board identified issues that reduced government's ability to provide positive benefits and prevent negative effects of resource roads. While there has been some progress in the...
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  • Mitigation of Forestry Impacts to Natural Range Barriers
    This special investigation examined how well forest licensees plan and mitigate forestry impacts to timbered natural range barriers. Along with barriers such as steep gullies and large rivers, timbered range barriers are important because they help...
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  • Have a concern about forest or range practices?
    Any person can file a complaint with the Forest Practices Board with concerns regarding. The Board can consider complaints about issues such as planning, including forest stewardship plans, site plans and woodlot licence plans; forest practices such as...
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What We Do
Fuel Management in the Wildland Urban Interface - Update
Fire has been a natural part of many ecosystems in BC. Lightning-caused fires periodically reduced the build-up of forest fuels, replaced older stands of trees and created a patchwork of different ages and forest types across the landscape. First...
Read More
Access Management and Resource Roads: 2015 Update
In 2005, the Board reported on the state of access management in BC. The Board identified issues that reduced government's ability to provide positive benefits and prevent negative effects of resource roads. While there has been some progress in the...
Read More
  • Follow-up Report on Wildlife and Cattle Grazing in the East Kootenay
    The Rocky Mountain Trench is rich in ecological diversity. It is the low-elevation grassland and open forest ecosystems...
  • Summary of 2013 and 2014 Audit Reports
    A summary of  findings of the 23 audits published in 2013 and 2014 that draws attention to the number of failures to...
  • Fuel Management in the Wildland Urban Interface - Update
    Fire has been a natural part of many ecosystems in BC. Lightning-caused fires periodically reduced the build-up of...
  • BCTS and Timber Sale Licence Holders - Chilliwack Natural Resource...
    As part of its 2014 compliance audit program, the Forest Practices Board randomly selected BC Timber Sales' (BCTS)...
  • Access Management and Resource Roads: 2015 Update
    In 2005, the Board reported on the state of access management in BC. The Board identified issues that reduced...
  • Administrative Appeals: 2009-2014
    The Forest Practices Board participates in appeals to the Forest Appeals Commission under the Forest and Range...
Follow-up Report on Wildlife and Cattle Grazing in the East Kootenay

The Rocky Mountain Trench is rich in ecological diversity. It is the low-elevation grassland and open forest...

Summary of 2013 and 2014 Audit Reports

A summary of  findings of the 23 audits published in 2013 and 2014 that draws attention to the number of failures to...

Fuel Management in the Wildland Urban Interface - Update

Fire has been a natural part of many ecosystems in BC. Lightning-caused fires periodically reduced the build-up of...