Lodgepole Pine Species Profile

Lodgepole pine is the single most plentiful tree species in British Columbia. It grows throughout most of the Interior of the province from mid-elevation to subalpine sites. On average 24 metres in height and 20 cm in diameter, lodgepole pine is typically found in dense, even-aged stands formed as a result of forest fires. Lodgepole pine makes up 23.3% of the provincial growing stock.