Have your say about the Spel̓kúmtn Community Forest by January 4

The Spel̓kúmtn Community Forest is a new partnership between the Village of Pemberton and the Lil’wat Nation – an initiative that the Village of Pemberton began to explore back in 2001. The process has reached a point where a five year Forest Stewardship Plan, the management plan for the community forest, has been prepared to submit to the province for approval.

A Forest Stewardship Plan is required under the Forest and Range Practices Act (FRPA) BC.

The 200 page Spel̓kúmtn Community Forest Stewardship Plan will inform road building, harvesting and other activity in the forest.

It proposes the first harvests from the Community Forest to be:

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To explore the maps, visit https://www.pemberton.ca/public/download/documents/54925

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Questions and comments regarding Forest Stewardship Plan must be in writing, and received no later than January 4, 2019, by:

  • Abe Litz, RPF Hedberg Associates Consulting Ltd. Suite 205-1121 Commercial Place, Squamish BC V8B 0S5
  • Phone 604.815.4555 ext 228
  • alitz@hedbergassociates.com.

 

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