BC Timber Sales - Business Area Environmental Management System (EMS) and Sustainable Forest Management (SFM)

BC Timber Sales licensees, permittees, contractors and staff are guided by BCTS's province-wide environmental and sustainable forest management policies. Each timber sales office is responsible for the implementation of the BCTS EMS and SFM certification strategy.

Business area certification

Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TBA pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

EMS / SFI awareness

Wildfire management

Species of management concern

Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

Wildfire management

Species at risk

Invasive plants

Soil conservation

Guides and forms

Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TCH pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

Wildfire management

Species of management concern

Invasive plants / invasive species

Old growth management

Wet weather shutdown guidelines

Windthrow management

Marine

Supplements

 Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TKA pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

Wildfire management

Species of management concern 

Wildlife management strategies

Supplements

 What's new

 Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TKO pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self-inspection 

Environmental aspects

Wildfire management

Species of management concern

Wildlife management

Terrain / soils

Water / riparian management

Road management

Invasive plants

Supplements

 Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TOC pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

Wildfire

Species of management concern

 Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TPL pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

EMS / SFI awareness

Soils

Wildfire management

Species of management concern

Invasive plants

Test  drills

Supplements

Sustainable Forest Management (SFMP, annual review and audits)

Tree Farm Licence 48

Fort Nelson Defined Forest Area

Fort St. John Pilot Project

 Environmental Field Procedures

Training

Emergency response

TPG pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

EMS / SFI awareness

Wildfire management

Environmental field procedures

Training and awareness

Emergency response

TST pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

Wildfire management

Wet weather shutdown guidelines

Species of management concern

Road and bridges

Marine

Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TSK pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

EMS / SFI awareness

Wildfire

Old growth management

Species of management concern

Invasive plants

Cultural Heritage resources

Terrain

Marine

Water

Supplemental guidance

Environmental field procedures

Training

Emergency response

TSG pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Environmental aspects

Wildfire management

Water management

Wet weather shutdown guidelines

Species at risk and biodiversity

Species at risk protocols

At risk ecological communities

Invasive species

Old growth management

Karst

Harvesting / roads

Windthrow Management

  • TCH-TSG Coastal Windthrow manual (PDF, )
  • TCH-TSG Coastal  Windthrow Assessment Calibration Form 1
  • TCH-TSG Coastal Windthrow Likelihood Assessment Form 2
  • TCH-TSG Coastal Windthrow Consequence and Risk Form 3
  • TCH-TSG Coastal Windthrow Recommended Treatment Form 4
  • TCH-TSG Coastal Windthrow Assessment Reference Form A


 

 Environmental Field Procedures

Training

Emergency response

TSN pre-works, inspections and guidance checklists

Pre-works

Inspections

Self inspections

Significant environmental aspects

Wildfire management

EMS / SFI awareness

Soil conservation

Roads management

Species at risk / migratory birds

Invasive plants

Riparian management

Letter templates