Agroforest Specific Tenure License

Year
2021
Number
NR10
Sponsor(s)
Nelson

Whereas work is underway throughout the Province of BC to reduce wildfire risk to communities through prescribed fuel treatment on Crown land forests; And whereas much of this work involves shared fuel break of fuel reduction in areas that are commonly restricted from a timber harvesting perspective; And whereas agroforestry practices can maintain a state of low flammability in these areas and allow for economic benefit to area residents: Therefore be it resolved that UBCM request that the Province of BC develop an Agroforest Specific Tenure License.

Convention Decision
Endorsed