Ensures that, in respect of a prosecution for an offence under the Private Managed Forest Land Act and its regulations, the council, its staff and agents act in a fair, professional, and legally defensible manner.
Describes allowable variation in stocking in regards to reforestation requirements of harvested or disturbed areas. Policy is defined regarding distribution of crop trees and areas of voids or understocking with respect to section 31 of the Council Regulation.
Measuring Tree Retention Beside Streams | Document #FPR-01
Outlines the process for the collection of tree retention data that enables Council to determine if tree and understory retention requirements of the Council Regulation have been met. Establishes the following in respect of streamside retention: where to measure the retention; what parameters of retention to measure; and how to measure retention.