The truth is British Columbia leads the world in sustainable forest management backed by independent third-party certification and rigorous laws to ensure we’ll never run out of old growth forests.
The truth is each year less than one third of one percent of British Columbia’s total area is harvested.
The truth is each year only .1% pf the total forest area harvested in British Columbia is old growth forest.
The truth is the equivalent of 12 million football fields of old growth forests are protected in British Columbia and will never be harvested.
The truth is during every 8-hour work day forestry generates nearly $2 million is revenue which helps to build hospitals, recreation centres, and schools in your community.