Two members appointed by the provincial government, two members elected by private Managed Forest landowners and one chair who is jointly appointed by the other four council members.
Managed Forest is a BC Assessment property classification (class 7) established in 1988 to encourage private landowners to manage their lands for long-term forest production.
UPDATE: Will Pryhitko, Managed Forest 38, has been re-elected by acclamation for a three-year term starting July 1, 2023. One private managed forest land owner from the interior region is to be elected to Council for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2023.
Council is seeking forest professionals with a minimum of 8 years operational experience over a range of disciplines including road construction/ maintenance/ deactivation, harvesting, & silviculture to join our inspection team for the 2023 inspection year.
Council’s Annual Report summarizes: Council activities for the year; statutory reporting requirements including number of managed forests and area in the program; number of inspections; and owner activity including harvesting, road building, and reforestation.