SIFCo's Manager Stephan Martineau will be present at the BCCFA 2018 conference, held in Burns Lake.
The BCCFA's mission is to promote and support the practice and expansion of sustainable community forest management in British Columbia.
Stephan is a Keynote speaker at the conference and will be giving speaking alongside Lori Daniels, Professor, UBC Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, Brian McNaughton, BC Federation of Woodlot Associations General Manager and
On Thursday May 3rd, the prescribed burn in the Winlaw watershed that had been planned over the last year, happened. SIFCo and the BC Wildfire Service are very pleased with the results. Everything
went according to plan.
The site is a south facing slope and is a fire dependent ecosystem. Due to fire suppression, fire has not travelled through the area in decades creating high levels of fuel.
In preparation for this burn, the Winlaw Creek area underwent an $80,000 tr