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Resource Management


Provincial policy that applies to all season resorts such as Whistler Blackcomb.

RMOW requested B.A. Blackwell & Associates Ltd. integrate the Community Wildfire Protection Plan (2011) and the Landscape Scale Fire Behaviour Model report and develop a comprehensive, strategic plan to prioritize key recommendations.

Since 1999 the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations (MoFLNRO) has applied landslide risk management as part of the operation of Meager Creek Hotsprings Recreation Site. This report reviews the volcanic landslide hazards and partial risks affecting the crown portion of Lillooet River valley upstream of Pemberton Meadows rural/residential area, and proposes a landslide risk management plan for MoFLNRO.

SFU scientists weigh in on changes to the Envrionmental Assessment Act tabled under Bill 51 of the 2018 legislative session, 3rd session, 41st Parliament. The scientists are concerned the proposed legislation retains three deficiencies of current practice that are at odds with the foundations of science-based decisions, namely, a lack of scientific independence, of peer-review, and of transparency.

The Outdoor Recreation Council of BC released a resource that provides guidelines for outdoor recreation groups on engaging and working more cooperatively with Indigenous communities on trails and outdoor recreation projects.