Timber Management Policy

A three-tiered Forest Practices Code is under development by the Department of Natural Resources. The Timber Management group is responsible for developing forest-product related codes. Currently the Guidebook for forest products has been implemented as an interim policy on Crown Land. More specific handbooks that support the Forest Products Guidelines are now under development.

Code of Forest Practice View the Code of Forest Practice Document


Tolerant Softwood/Mixedwood Management Guide (Including Selection Management)

Tolerant Hardwood Management Guide (including Selection Management)

  • This is an example of a Handbook that supports the FPC Guidebook. This guide prescribes silviculture based on stand and site conditions. The Hardwood guide is published and available for use. Click here to view.

Intolerant Hardwood Management Guide

Spruce – Pine Management Guide