North Cowichan Municipal Forest Update
On February 15, in the Council meeting addressing our community forests and the budget, Council took another step forward in the evolution of a forestry practice plan that could make our Six Mountains a world class example of community forestry.
This year, Operation Windfall will define our commitment to exploring alternative ecological harvesting methods.
Our Council has heard the public request for pause and public consultation. Now it’s up to us, the citizens of North Cowichan to support our new Forest Advisory Committee by staying involved and informed.
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“Today’s discussion achieved something that all local governments strive for, which is significant public interest and participation, conducted in a respectful and thoughtful way,” says Mayor Al Siebring. “We thank everyone who has provided input on this complex topic, and we know there are more discussions to come.”