Sunshine Coast Timber Supply Area
The Sunshine Coast Timber Supply Area (TSA) occupies the south coast of British Columbia about 100 km north of Vancouver. It is within the South Coast Natural Resource Region and is administered by the B.C. government’s Sunshine Coast Natural Resource District office in Powell River.
The TSA contains about 1.56 million hectares and extends from Howe Sound in the south to the head of Bute Inlet in the north.
The Sunshine Coast TSA’s current allowable annual cut (AAC) is 1,204,808 cubic metres, effective August 22, 2013 and in keeping with Section 11 of the Allowable Annual Cut Administration Regulation. Generally, a new AAC is set at least once every 10 years.
Feedback is welcome on any issues related to the Sunshine Coast TSA timber supply review. Public input is vital to the timber supply review process.