Forest Practices Code, Province of B.C.

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This Forest Practices Code Guidebook is presented for information only

It is not cited in regulation. The Forest and Range Practices Act and its regulations took effect on Jan. 31, 2004. This replaced the Forest Practices Code of British Columbia Act and regulations. For further information please see the Forest and Range Practices Act.

Forest Health Surveys Guidebook

April 1995

Link to: Generic Forest Health Survey's Guidebook Second Edition, April 2001




Hazard and Risk Rating

Forest Development Plan-level Surveys

Stand-level Surveys



Appendix 1 – List of abbreviations used in this guidebook

Appendix 2 Composition of Inventory Type Groups (ITGs)

Appendix 3 - Example inventory data from a Survey for Pest Incidence stratified map sheet

Appendix 4 Example of the SPI field form

Appendix 5 Damage agents and associated Pest Severity Ratings (PSRs)

Appendix 6: Windthrow field cards

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Updated March, 2001