Investment Categories

Eligible investment categories and priorities are aligned with the purpose and overall program goals.


To guide ongoing resource investments and short-term targeted investments in British Columbia’s natural resources to realize environmental sustainability and economic prosperity.


The 2014-2015 goals are to:

  • Strategically direct funding allotted to Land Base Investment to the highest priorities among a broad range of potential investment options across the natural resource sector.
  • Actively manage natural resources to maintain and enhance their value.
  • Mitigate impacts from catastrophic disturbances to the economic, social and environmental benefits of natural resources.
  • Act on strategic priorities to enable the use of B.C.’s natural resources and contribute to the achievement of economic, social and environmental objectives of government.