Fri, 22 Oct 2010 19:05:56 GMTCRANBROOK – The Province and Ktunaxa Nation Council have reached a strategic engagement agreement to guide ongoing government-to-government discussions on natural resource decisions, and build on the New Relationship commitment to First Nations.
Mon, 18 Oct 2010 22:39:31 GMTMCBRIDE – TRC Cedar Mill is firing up its saws again, producing cedar products and employing workers, Minister of Forests and Range Pat Bell and Prince George-Valemount MLA Shirley Bond celebrated
Mon, 18 Oct 2010 22:35:35 GMTMCBRIDE – National Choice Specialty Wood saw mill re-opened and is providing 10 jobs, thanks to the growing demand from China for B.C. wood products, announced Minister of Forests and Range Pat Bell and Prince George-Valemount MLA Shirley Bond
Mon, 18 Oct 2010 21:53:29 GMTKAMLOOPS – Wildfire Management Branch personnel will be conducting controlled burns in the vicinity of the 2009 Terrace Mountain wildfire over the next several weeks. When the burns are conducted will depend on appropriate weather and venting conditions
Mon, 18 Oct 2010 17:54:18 GMTVICTORIA – Latest trade figures show that August was a record-breaking month for B.C. softwood lumber exports to China, with 257 million board feet exported over a one-month period, Forests and Range Minister Pat Bell announced.
Sun, 17 Oct 2010 01:33:09 GMTQUESNEL – The Economic Development Agreement with the Red Bluff Indian Band paves the way for new pellet plant in Quesnel, announced Minister of Forests and Range Pat Bell.
Thu, 14 Oct 2010 22:08:48 GMTSMITHERS – Several registered burns behind Hudson Bay Mountain are generating smoke that may be visible to residents in the Bulkley Valley.
Tue, 12 Oct 2010 23:18:43 GMTPARKSVILLE – Effective at noon October 15, 2010, all open fires will be permitted throughout the Coastal Fire Centre.
Fri, 08 Oct 2010 19:34:43 GMTVICTORIA – Forests and Range Minister Pat Bell issued the following statement in response to the U.S. government’s request for consultations with Canada under the 2006 Softwood Lumber Agreement with regard to British Columbia’s timber pricing policies.
Thu, 07 Oct 2010 15:39:22 GMTCAMPBELL RIVER – A new woodlot licence near Campbell River will create local forestry jobs and opportunities for value added manufacturers on the Coast, Forests and Range Minister Pat Bell announced.