Locals react to forest spraying

May 21, 2019 Arthur Tanga
Andru McCracken Some locals are calling into question the widespread use of a notorious herbicide known as glyphosate to manage unwanted tree species in local forests. Glyphosate is the active ingredient in many pesticides, including […]

Increasing diversity in the forest sector

April 22, 2019 The Goat
by Goat Staff The provincial government is working to amend the Forest Act to give workers and communities a say when forest companies sell and trade forest licenses. “We want all British Columbians to benefit […]

Logger reflects on the Ancient Forest

September 12, 2018 The Goat
by Andru McCracken The Ancient Cedar Forest has stood for thousands of years without disturbance, but it has had more than one close call.  When the ancient cedars were discovered by a university student doing […]

Community Forest infractions “embarrassing”

July 26, 2018 The Goat
by Andru McCracken The McBride Community Forest Corporation (MCFC) is in trouble again for logging practices done in 2015. “We got another charge from government for inappropriate activities,” said current MCFC manager Gene Runtz in […]
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