Area (ha) harvested by harvest type from 81/82 to 97/98, by region


Year

Type of harvest

Cariboo

Kamloops

Nelson

P. George

P. Rupert

Vancouver

TOTALS

Yearly Total


81/82

Clearcuta

16 014

14 041

8 826

47 954

17 635

20 678

125 148

 

Selective cutb

7 964

5 853

6 913

168

1 496

347

22 741

147 889

82/83

Clearcut

18 274

15 904

11 678

43 486

20 190

24 898

134 430

 

Selective cut

11 685

6 038

8 386

162

836

635

27 742

162 172

83/84

Clearcut

20 967

22 599

15 497

64 952

24 973

34 682

183 670

 

Selective cut

6 968

8 823

7 351

179

524

737

24 582

208 252

84/85

Clearcut

24 761

24 785

16 835

56 803

28 531

35 308

187 023

 

Selective cut

11 092

7 804

8 285

117

923

1 173

29 394

216 417

85/86

Clearcut

32 140

28 029

18 033

59 770

22 012

44 520

204 504

 

Selective cut

9 895

8 329

6 747

34

252

1 969

27 226

231 730

86/87

Clearcut

39 196

23 857

20 697

60 612

31 123

39 045

214 530

 

Selective cut

9 900

7 881

5 899

139

277

1 251

25 347

239 877

87/88

Clearcut

51 340

32 808

23 365

66 625

11 586

46 978

232 702

 

Selective cut

7 499

9 132

8 431

30

635

1 553

27 280

259 982

88/89

Clearcut

49 389

30 496

25 632

65 718

33 338

42 303

246 876

 

Selective cut

5 858

7 219

8 371

17

100

1 960

23 525

270 401

89/90

Clearcut

45 792

16 708

9 842

65 015

32 229

29 661

199 247

 

Selective cut

5 676

5 384

6 057

212

1 380

428

19 137

218 384

90/91

Clearcut

34 543

24 036

16 191

41 199

21 777

28 799

166 545

 

Selective cut

2 037

3 651

7 767

858

1

672

14 986

181 531

91/92

Clearcut

34 838

20 105

14 118

51 464

18 937

34 803

174 265

 

Selective cut

4 479

6 030

6 846

1 215

49

105

18 724

192 989

92/93

Clearcut

34 232

21 920

15 896

58 950

20 503

39 123

190 624

 

Selective cut

10 618

7 511

10 751

773

340

982

30 975

221 599

93/94

Clearcut

32 238

21 825

23 902

45 682

21 548

32 734

177 929

 

Selective cut

5 717

9 286

11 612

1 238

469

1 497

29 819

207 748

94/95

Clearcut

29 506

20 919

14 824

47 811

21 870

32 634

167 564

 

Selective cut

4 138

5 784

9 810

1 242

533

1 173

22 680

190 244

95/96c

Clearcut

34 046

22 410

14 470

42 543

20 148

33 400

167 017

 

Selective cut

2 301

5 820

8 416

665

81

5 308

22 591

189 608

96/97c

Clearcut

42 379

21 110

16 708

47 564

21 889

29 148

178 796

 

Selective cut

1 644

8 884

6 511

1 215

596

1 381

20 233

199 029

97/98

Clearcut

34 199

18 837

13 644

48 288

14 111

28 265

157 344

 

Selective cut

2 932

4 720

5 769

1 038

728

1 270

16 457

173 801


  1. “Clearcutting” means the sum of “conventional clearcutting,” “clearcutting with green tree retention patches” and “clearcut with reserves” harvesting methods.
  2. “Selective cut” means the sum of “seed tree,” “shelterwood,” “selection,” “patch cutting” and “coppice silviculture systems” plus “commercial thinning,” “intermediate cutting” and “diameter limit” and “salvage” harvesting operations.
  3. Numbers have been updated and revised from published annual reports.

Data source: MoF annual reports.

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