Factsheet: Private Managed Forest Land Act

Private Managed Forest Land Act

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Description: 
The Private Managed Forest Land Council is an independent provincial agency established under the Private Managed Forest Land Act to administer the Managed Forest Program and protect key public environmental values on private Managed Forest land in British Columbia. This includes the setting and monitoring of forest practices standards, performing audits and enforcing standards. All timber harvested from private lands in BC must comply with the Forest Act provisions dealing with timber scaling, marking and transportation.
Goal/Aim: 
Regulate protection and management of forests

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