Forest & Range Evaluation Program Resource Features Monitoring

FREP Resources Features MonitoringSpecific resource features are protected under the Forest & Range Practices Act (FRPA), after they have been identified pursuant to the Government Actions Regulation.

Such features include:

1.  A surface or subsurface element of a karst system.  Karst is a distinctive topography in which the landscape is shaped by the dissolving action of water on carbonate bedrock such as limestone, dolomite or marble;

2.  A cultural heritage resource that is the focus of a traditional use by an aboriginal people;

3.  A recreation feature that the minister considers to be of significant recreational value;

4.  A range development.