B2: Timber Supply

Year
2015
Category
Community and Resources,Forestry
NCLGA Ref#
B2

Status

NCLGA Executive Recommendation: Endorse | Endorsed by the NCLGA Membership

Details

WHEREAS forest resource inventories of all forested areas in timber supply areas include information on species compensation, age, and ecosystem types;

AND WHEREAS accurate forest resource inventories are necessary for stable fibre supplies, which is vital to many communities’ economic wellbeing:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Province of British Columbia commit the funds required for accurate forest resource inventories.

Responses

The UBCM membership has consistently endorsed resolutions calling on the provincial government to undertake specific actions and policy review in order to support the continued viability of the forest industry in BC (2012-B33, 2011-B57, 2010-B98, 2010-B104, 2010-B105, 2009-A5, 2009-B47, 2009-B48, 2009-B131, 2007-B41, 2007-B42, 2007-B44, 2007-B179, 2006-B43, 2006-B148, 2005-B32, 2005-B33, 2005-B35, 2005-B125, 2005-B126, 1998-B75, 1992-B33).