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This graphic explains the carbon cycle of sustainable forest management and wood products. Growing forests absorb carbon dioxide and release oxygen. When...

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Learn how B.C.'s forests are a reliable source of wood and paper products from sustainable and legal sources.

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British Columbia’s (B.C.) and Canada’s forests and forest products play an important role in helping mitigate climate change. Growing forests reduce greenhouse...

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In 1992, six per cent of British Columbia’s land base was protected. Today, more than 14.8 per cent is fully protected, and much more of British Columbia’s...

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British Columbia’s forests are a global treasure– from the dry ponderosa pine forests in the southern interior to the boreal forest in the northeast to the...

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Summarizes the agreement between First Nations, the Province of B.C., industry and environmental groups in British Columbia's globally unique Great Bear...

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British Columbia’s forests offer countless social benefits, including recreational enjoyment and economic opportunities. The views of British Columbians are...

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The boreal region encircles the upper portion of the northern hemisphere and contains one-third of the world’s forests. The forests in the boreal region are...

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Woodland Caribou are a species of deer. They are associated with northern, cold and snowy climates. Woodland Caribou in B.C. include three ecotypes or groups...

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Summarizes the third-party forest certification standards in B.C. CSA-SFM, FSC, PEFC and SFI.

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In the international marketplace, jurisdictions are increasingly specifying forest certification requirements, backed by Chain of Custody (CoC), in their green...

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British Columbia has a wide-ranging response to the mountain pine beetle epidemic, which is expected to run its course by 2021. The province is focused on...

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British Columbia is recognized as a global leader in sustainable forest management, meeting the environmental, social and economic needs of current and future...

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