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Record 1 2001-09-19


Subject field(s)
  • Provincial Government Bodies and Committees (Canadian)
  • Forestry Operations

The British Columbia Forest Service is the steward of the timber, range and recreation resources of British Columbia's unreserved public (Crown) forest land, which covers two-thirds of the province (about 59 million hectares). The Forest Service manages this land for many uses, including recreation, forage, timber, and wilderness, and, in cooperation with other agencies, for water, fish, wildlife, tourism, heritage, energy and minerals.

Key term(s)
  • Forest Service of British Columbia
  • British Columbia Forest Services
  • B.C. Forest Services
  • Forest Services of British Columbia
  • BC Forest Services


  • Organismes et comités de gouvernements provinciaux canadiens
  • Exploitation forestière

[...] le British Columbia Forest Service (Service des forêts de la Colombie-Britannique) est le gardien du bois, des chaînes et des ressources de loisirs situés sur les terrains forestiers non réservés de la Couronne (terres publiques), lesquels couvrent les deux tiers de la province (environ 59 millions d'hectares). Il gère ces ressources à de nombreuses fins : les loisirs, le fourrage, le bois et la nature sauvage et, en collaboration avec d'autres organismes, pour l'eau, les poissons, la faune et la flore, le tourisme, le patrimoine, l'énergie et les minéraux.

Key term(s)
  • Service des forêts de la Colombie-Britannique


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Organismos y comités de los gobiernos provinciales canadienses
  • Explotación forestal
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