Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is responsible for stewardship of Provincial Crown land and natural resources, and protection of B.C.’s archaeological and heritage resources. Read more... (PDF)
- Christmas Tree Permits
Please be aware that some areas of the province may not have Christmas trees available for harvest.
- BC Wildfire Service
A program tasked with managing wildfires on both Crown and private lands outside of organized areas such as municipalities or regional districts.
- Climate Change & Adaptation in B.C.'s Forests
Information on goals and objectives to respond to the impacts of climate change.
- Fish, Wildlife & Habitat Management
Legislation, policies and procedures for managing fishing and hunting activities.
- Land Based Investment Strategy
Information on how ongoing resource investments and short-term targeted investments in British Columbia’s natural resources, are realizing environmental sustainability and economic prosperity.
- Crown Land Policies
Policies to assist staff, stakeholders and the public, the policies establish principles on land use, allocation, tenure term, pricing and all other aspects associated with Crown land.
- Off Road Vehicle
A framework with the goal of establishing comprehensive rules for off-road vehicle use in British Columbia.
- Forests for Tomorrow
A program established to respond to catastrophic wildfires and the mountain pine beetle epidemic.
- Offices & Programs
Learn more about the Ministry of Forests, Lands & Natural Resource Operations.
- Wood First Initiatives
Information on the Wood First Act.
Learn about British Columbia's historic places.
- River Forecast Centre
How the province monitors, analyzes and models the streamflow conditions around B.C.
Geospatial information and products.
- FrontCounter BC
Single window service for clients of provincial natural resource ministries and agencies online & with 29 locations across B.C.
- Freshwater Fishing e-Licence
Apply for a fishing licence online.
- Recreation Sites & Trails
Find a rec site or trail by activity or location in B.C.