Monthly Archives: April 2013

Time for BC to renew its land use leadership

Time for BC to renew its land use leadership Bruce Sieffert,Time for B.C. to Renew Lan Use Leadership Time for BC to renew its land use leadership From 1990 to the mid 2000’s, British Columbia was a globally‐recognized leader in using community‐based land use planning to seek balanced and sustainable management of our rich endowment of natural resources. Leadership emerged … Continue reading

Posted April 25, 2013, by hfhc.


Forest Pest Management in BC

Forest Pest Management in BC Dan Heppner, Healthy Forests-Healthy Communities Forest Pest Management in BC Forest management in BC currently lacks an overall vision, goals and objectives. I agree with the recommendations in the Healthy Forests – Healthy Communities report that there should be a change in focus from short‐term economics to long-term stewardship. A critical component of forest-management, landscape … Continue reading

Posted April 18, 2013, by hfhc.


Wood waste energy helping drive forestry revenue

Wood waste energy helping drive forestry revenue Jen St. Denis, Business Vancouver

Posted April 16, 2013, by hfhc.


Dix announces five-point NDP plan to support competitive forest industry

Dix announces five-point NDP plan to support competitive forest industry, improve forest health BC NDP

Posted April 15, 2013, by hfhc.


New Forest Investment Models Needed

New Forest Investment Models Needed Bill Bourgeois, Healthy Forests Healthy Communities

Posted April 5, 2013, by hfhc.


Capitalizing on BC’s Strength in Value-Added Wood Products

Capitalizing on BC’s Strength in Value-Added Wood Products Robert Kozak, Healthy Forests Healthy Communities Capitalizing on BC’s Strength in Value-Added Wood Products Robert Kozak British Columbia has a long, storied tradition of generating wealth and creating opportunity through forest‐based activities. But now we stand at a precipice, caught in the eye of the perfect storm of a changing climate, increasingly fickle … Continue reading

Posted April 1, 2013, by hfhc.