Kalum Timber Supply Area
The Kalum timber supply area (TSA) in northwestern British Columbia covers about 2.3 million hectares and ranges from the Kitlope River in the south to the lower Nass River in the north.
The Kalum TSA encompasses tree farm licences 1 and 41, part of the Nisga’a private land under the Nisga’a Final Agreement, plus several large protected areas along its outer boundary, including Gitnadoix River Park, Foch Gilttoyees Park and the Kitlope Heritage Conservancy.
The Kalum TSA borders the Nass, Kispiox, Bulkley, Morice and the Great Bear Rainforest North TSAs. It includes the communities of Terrace and Kitimat and is administered by the Coast Mountains Natural Resource District.
The Kalum TSA’s current allowable annual cut (AAC) is 424,000 cubic metres, effective February 16, 2011.Generally, a new AAC is set at least once every 10 years.
Feedback is welcome on any issues related to this timber supply review. Public input is a vital part of the timber supply review process.