|Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program - Innovative|
|FIA Project 6304001 and 6353002|
|Establishment of a native seed industry for the west coast of British Columbia: final report : 2004/05|
|Project lead: International Forest Products Ltd.|
|Author: Vaartnou, Manivalde|
|Imprint: Richmond, B.C. : M. Vaartnou & Associates, 2005|
|Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA)|
|Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program - Innovative|
|This report is the annual progress report for the 2004/05 fiscal year. This was the ninth year of a ten year program. The report describes the activities undertaken from March 1, 2004 to February 28, 2005. These consisted of fill planting, maintenance and seed harvesting at the Seed Increase Nursery; evaluation of the existing trial, demonstration and operational sites; assessment, maintenance and harvesting of the Seed Production plots; fall seeding to replace three unsuccessful Seed Production plots; cleaning and weighing the seed harvested from the Nursery and Seed Production plots; and various extension activities. As the program is nearing completion, no new trial, demonstration or operational sites were established in 2004. However, surplus seed from the program was used by other organizations to complete habitat enhancement projects at various locations on the west coast.|
Prepared for International Forest Products Ltd., Weyerhaeuser Company Ltd., and Western Forest Products Inc.
Prepared by Manivalde Vaartnou.
|Final Report (0.5Mb)|
To view PDF documents you need Adobe Acrobat Reader, available free from the Adobe Web Site.
Updated August 16, 2010
Please direct questions or comments regarding publications to For.Prodres@gov.bc.ca