Audit of Timber Harvesting and Road Construction, Maintenance and Deactivation: Kamloops Forest District Small Business Forest Enterprise Program (SBFEP)

As part of the Forest Practices Board’s 2000 compliance audit program, the Ministry of Forests SBFEP in the Kamloops Forest District was selected fro audit from the population of SBFEPs within the province.

The audit examined the planning and field activities related to timber harvesting and the construction, maintenance and deactivation of roads for the period September 1, 1999, to September 10, 2000. This included examining operational plans, such as forest development plans, silviculture prescriptions and logging plans, that supported the activities examined during the audit period. These activities were assessed for compliance with the Forest Practices Code of British Columbia Act and related regulations.