Forestry Business with Private Tree Farm

Business Specifications

employees
Gold Bridge, BC
Squamish-Lillooet District
350,000
Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting
industry

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Business Info

Woodlot License

- WL 366 is 600 hectares in size

- evergreen license in perpetuity

- approximately 800 cubic meters of annual harvest

- Douglas fir is predominant specie

- Douglas fir is used for high strength veneer and gets the highest rate per cubic meter

- 30 years in operational

- high quality logs are exported to veneer plants, used for cabin construction and lumber

- woodlot provides greater security in terms of priority for use over the area, it creates a “Park” environment, it provides training ground for forestry, conservation and recreation students

- all systems in place (operational, marketing, licensing)

- woodlot is well developed with one central road and all spur roads into blocks are like spokes of a wheel

- the entire woodlot has been managed for select, uneven age logging

- steep terrain has been horse logged

- stewardship, conservation and whole management has been applied to the woodlot for the last 30 years

- updated timber cruise information could result in mid-range growth opportunity of allowable harvest

- more intense forest management could increase quality of timber by 20–30 %

- new 5 year harvest cycle begins in 2018 January

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Forestry Business with Private Tree Farm

Forestry Business with Private Tree Farm

3300 Gun Creek Rd
Gold Bridge BC V0K 1P0
Canada