This guide presents site identification and interpretation information for forest ecosystems of the Cariboo Forest Region. Site identification is based on the biogeoclimatic ecosystem classification (BEC) initially developed by V.J. Krajina and his students at the University of British Columbia and subsequently revised by the B.C. Ministry of Forests.
This guide has Supplemental information available: Supplement 1 (2001) - ESSFxv2 site series classification, Supplement 2 (2002) - SBSmw site series expanded classification,
and Supplement 3 (2014) - BGxh3, BGxw2, and IDFxm site series classification.