CLOSING LETTER: Slash and woody debris north of Elkford, BC

On September 7, 2005, a resident of Elkford filed a complaint asserting that Tembec Inc. (the licensee) was needlessly harvesting Douglas fir trees while harvesting pine beetle stands and had been leaving merchantable logs and excessive slash on site. As well, the complainant asserted that the Ministry of Forests had not responded appropriately in the circumstances.

October 2005


Natural Resource Region

Kootenay / Boundary


Rocky Mountain