New AAC for Arrowsmith Timber Supply Area in BC drops by 10%
VICTORIA, BC, Feb. 12, 2018 (Press Release) -Effective immediately, the new allowable annual cut for the Arrowsmith Timber Supply Area (TSA) is 348,000 cubic meters, chief forester Diane Nicholls announced today.
This is a 10% reduction from the previous cut level of 385,779 cubic meters.
“I am grateful to the First Nations, individuals and companies who have contributed to the process of making my determination,” said Nicholls. “After careful review and discussion, I am satisfied that the new allowable annual cut takes into account the social, cultural and economic factors that are representative of government’s current forest management practices.”
The new allowable annual ...