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Community forests . ECON 3690 By Laura Lamb. “The foundation for the community forest agreement program was developed by the Ministry of Forests and stakeholders interested in creating opportunities for greater participation by communities and First Nations in the management of local forests”

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Community forests

Community forests

ECON 3690

By Laura Lamb


Community forests


What are community forests
What are community forests? was developed by the Ministry of Forests and stakeholders interested in creating opportunities for greater participation by communities and First Nations in the management of local forests”

“Any forestry operation managed by a local government, community group, or First Nation for the benefit of the entire community” (province of B.C.)


Community forests


Benefits for communities
Benefits for communities allocation, the BC government is dedicated to diversifying the forest economy and creating new opportunities.

New options for recreation management

New options for wildlife management

New options for watershed management

New sources of revenue for locally determined objectives & interests


New sources of revenue
New sources of revenue allocation, the BC government is dedicated to diversifying the forest economy and creating new opportunities.

Revenue can be used to support local priorities

Harvest rates can be set by community

Harvest locations can be set by the community.