January 14, 2020 MEDIA ADVISORY For immediate release Event: TLA 77th Annual Convention & Trade Show: “Vision 20/20” When: January 15 - 17, 2020 Where: Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC About the convention: Link [...]
Premier Clark announced her government’s contractor sustainability review for BC’s timber harvesting contractors at the Truck Logger Association’s 74th Annual Convention and Trade Show, “In It For the Long Run,” in Vancouver today.
Premier Clark announced the development of job training tax credits for on-the-ground training specifically for BC’s timber harvesting contractors yesterday at the Truck Logger Association’s 74th Annual Convention and Trade Show.
Today Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Steve Thomson elaborated on the contractor sustainability review announced by Premier Christy Clark yesterday at the TLA’s 74th Annual Convention & Trade Show, “In It For The Long Run.”
The Truck Loggers Association represents independent timber harvesting contractors from across the province. We are very pleased to hear that your organizations will resume bargaining after four months of silence since the strike began on July 1, which has had a significant impact on the coastal forest industry, its entire supply chain, and communities.
It's outrageous to demand an end to old-growth logging without acknowledging the impact to people and communities. For decades — even more so over the past year — there have been many catastrophic [...]
Re: Response to January 3, 2019 article: “Sierra Club calls for increased protection of B.C. forests as Brazilian president raises spectre of Amazon deforestation” Once again, old-growth logging has been inaccurately held up as [...]
Response to December 13, 2018 Editorial “B.C. Coastal forests and industry are at a tipping point” Once again, old-growth logging and log exports have been inaccurately held up as the catalyst for unacceptable [...]
Misconception about plea for protected provincial rainforests requires correction The June 29 article, If an old-growth tree falls in a forest, does it make political hay?, reports on a letter from 223 scientists stating, [...]
Misconception about plea for protected provincial rainforests requires correction In the June 28 article, 223 international scientists urge B.C. to protect provincial rainforests, the scientists warn that our rainforests are at risk of disappearing [...]
Working Guidelines for Contractors to use in Developing Relationships with First Nations 1. Define success for all parties. This may include but not be limited to revenue generation 2. Manage expectations: set milestones [...]
Community Perspectives on the BC Coastal Forest Industry Linking Communities and Provincial Decision-Makers By acting as a vital link between communities and the province and providing hands-on advice to government, industry and community [...]
A Further Look: Community Perspectives on the BC Coastal Forest Industry Linking Communities and Provincial Decision-Makers PRESS RELEASE: TLA Finds Support for Forestry in BC’s Coastal Communities April 3, 2017, Vancouver – Nearly 60 per [...]