Great Bear Rainforest South Timber Supply Area

The Great Bear Rainforest (GBR) South TSA is created from the mainland portions of the former Kingcome and Strathcona TSAs.  The Great Bear Rainforest South TSA's current allowable annual cut  (AAC) is 830,500 cubic metres as of January 1, 2017.

Public input is a vital part of the timber supply review process.  Feedback is welcome on any issues related to the timber supply review for the Great Bear Rainforest South TSA.

Current Timber Supply Review

The Great Bear Rainforest (Forest Management) Act and regulations came into effect January 1, 2017. 

Under the regulations, the North Coast, Mid Coast, Kingcome and Strathcona TSAs are replaced by the new and reconfigured Great Bear Rainforest (GBR) North TSA, Great Bear Rainforest (GBR) South TSA and North Island TSA

The following timber supply areas (TSAs) are abolished:

  • North Coast TSA #21
  • Mid Coast TSA #19
  • Kingcome TSA #33
  • Strathcona TSA #37

If you require documentation regarding the abolished timber supply areas, please contact

News Releases
Map of the Great Bear Rainforest with the new timber supply areas