Forest Practices Board will examine activities of Winton Global Lumber in Canada

Forest Practices Board will examine the activities of Winton Global Lumber  on forest licence A18171, in the Fort St. James Natural Resource District, during the week of June 19, 2017.

Winton Global Lumber Ltd.’s forestry activities are located around Fort St. James. Harvesting has focused on salvaging timber damaged by the mountain pine beetle.

According to the announcement, the auditors will examine whether harvesting, roads, silviculture, fire protection and associated planning, carried out between June 2015 and June 2017, met the requirements of the Forest and Range Practices Act and the Wildfire Act.

Earlier Forest Practices Board announced examination of BCTS program and timber sale licence holders in the Skeena-Stikine Natural Resource District portion of the Babine Business Area.

Source: Woodbizforum