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The Northern View
Heritage BC looks for Japanese sitescalled the Japanese Historic Places Recognition Project, is being undertaken by
Heritage BC looks for Japanese sites
The Northern View / Posted 2 days ago
called the Japanese Historic Places Recognition Project, is being undertaken by the Ministry of International Trade and the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. “This project is vitally important to ensure the contributions... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Thomson: Get outdoors, but think of the crittersyou plan to visit, local guide outfitters can be a big help in providing you wi
Thomson: Get outdoors, but think of the critters
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 days ago
you plan to visit, local guide outfitters can be a big help in providing you with information and resources. Through the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, we have created the Wildlife Program Plan. This plan is meant to... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Columbia River watershed in good health but still at risk, report saysfish and no noted decline in the number of native fish species over time. Pete
Columbia River watershed in good health but still at risk, report says
Revelstoke Review / Posted 3 days ago
fish and no noted decline in the number of native fish species over time. Peter Holmes, a local habitat biologist at the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, said it’s important that the provincial government works with... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Use of drones for hunting and trapping banned in B.C.a helicopter or drone is $2,500, although a first conviction could cost a hunte
Use of drones for hunting and trapping banned in B.C.
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
a helicopter or drone is $2,500, although a first conviction could cost a hunter $250,000 and up to two years in jail, the ministry of forests noted. Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario,and Newfoundland and Labrador have already banned hunters... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Council endorses TNG's plans for former schooltaking place Thursday, Aug. 18 from 5 to 8 p.m. Aviation fuel agreement author
Council endorses TNG's plans for former school
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
taking place Thursday, Aug. 18 from 5 to 8 p.m. Aviation fuel agreement authorized The 2016 standing offer for aviation fuel at the Williams Lake Airport with the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations was approved by co... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Silver lining to sad summerlevels have been downgraded to Level 1 (least risk) in most of the Thompson Oka
Silver lining to sad summer
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 7 days ago
levels have been downgraded to Level 1 (least risk) in most of the Thompson Okanagan,” said Shauna Weir, of the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resources. So our water situation is looking good this deep into summer and speaking... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Rain rinses drought potentialsaid Castellan. “And you typically have 10.7 days.” Therefore drought isn’t i
Rain rinses drought potential
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 7 days ago
said Castellan. “And you typically have 10.7 days.” Therefore drought isn’t in the immediate forecast, according to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resources (FLNR). “The ongoing wet and cool weather has given a boost to flows and is... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Sparwood Council updatethat was moved by councillors Halko and Jarina was to defer further considerati
Sparwood Council update
Fernie Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
that was moved by councillors Halko and Jarina was to defer further consideration of the public boat launch until the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resources Operations has had an opportunity to address council. Next was an... Read more
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BC Local News
Anderton retaining wall upcoming constructionmoved to the exchange on Cliffe Avenue and 4th Street, next to the Courtenay Mu
Anderton retaining wall upcoming construction
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
moved to the exchange on Cliffe Avenue and 4th Street, next to the Courtenay Museum. The City is working with the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, & Natural Resources Operations and the Department of Fisheries & Oceans to acquire all necessary... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Anderton retaining wall upcoming constructionmoved to the exchange on Cliffe Avenue and 4th Street, next to the Courtenay Mu
Anderton retaining wall upcoming construction
Comox Valley Record / Posted 7 days ago
moved to the exchange on Cliffe Avenue and 4th Street, next to the Courtenay Museum. The City is working with the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, & Natural Resources Operations and the Department of Fisheries & Oceans to acquire all necessary... Read more
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BC Local News
An update on mule deer numbers and relocation in the areawill go a long way toward developing actions to increase population abundance.
An update on mule deer numbers and relocation in the area
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
will go a long way toward developing actions to increase population abundance. And that is exactly what biologists with the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO) are planning to achieve with an ongoing Mule Deer... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
An update on mule deer numbers and relocation in the areawill go a long way toward developing actions to increase population abundance.
An update on mule deer numbers and relocation in the area
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
will go a long way toward developing actions to increase population abundance. And that is exactly what biologists with the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO) are planning to achieve with an ongoing Mule Deer... Read more
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CTV News
Activists challenge BC Hydro's right to relocate tadpoles, frogsstand up. The Site C dam is such a shameful story in its own (right) that anyth
Activists challenge BC Hydro's right to relocate tadpoles, frogs
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
stand up. The Site C dam is such a shameful story in its own (right) that anything that can stop it I will stand for." The Ministry of Forests did not immediately respond to a request for comment. None of the allegations have been proven in... Read more
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Summerland Review
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lakeof the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on th
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lake
Summerland Review / Posted 10 days ago
of the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on the shore since July 14. According to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations previous die-offs in Okanagan Lake and elsewhere have been... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lakeof the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on th
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lake
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 10 days ago
of the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on the shore since July 14. According to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations previous die-offs in Okanagan Lake and elsewhere have been... Read more
10 related stories
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Kelowna Capital News
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lakeof the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on th
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lake
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 10 days ago
of the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on the shore since July 14. According to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations previous die-offs in Okanagan Lake and elsewhere have been... Read more
10 related stories
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BC Local News
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lakeof the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on th
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lake
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
of the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on the shore since July 14. According to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations previous die-offs in Okanagan Lake and elsewhere have been... Read more
10 related stories
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Penticton Western News
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lakeof the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on th
Over 1,000 found dead on shores of Okanagan Lake
Penticton Western News / Posted 10 days ago
of the ongoing die-off of Okanagan Lake kokanee which have been appearing on the shore since July 14. According to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations previous die-offs in Okanagan Lake and elsewhere have been... Read more
10 related stories
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Vernon Morning Star
Dead kokanee washing up on Okanagan Lake shoreswater deeper into the lake. “Such sudden changes in water temperature can be d
Dead kokanee washing up on Okanagan Lake shores
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 days ago
water deeper into the lake. “Such sudden changes in water temperature can be deadly to kokanee,” states a release from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations tagged Penticton. Die-offs in other lakes have been linked to the... Read more
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BC Local News
Dead kokanee washing up on Okanagan Lake shoreswater deeper into the lake. “Such sudden changes in water temperature can be d
Dead kokanee washing up on Okanagan Lake shores
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
water deeper into the lake. “Such sudden changes in water temperature can be deadly to kokanee,” states a release from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations tagged Penticton. Die-offs in other lakes have been linked to the... Read more
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BC Local News
Project Watershed files grievance against TownLocal Government Act that the Town had rights to the land in question and permi
Project Watershed files grievance against Town
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
Local Government Act that the Town had rights to the land in question and permission to do the work.” Sutherst added the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations told Project Watershed the Town could proceed with the work, but... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Project Watershed files grievance against TownLocal Government Act that the Town had rights to the land in question and permi
Project Watershed files grievance against Town
Comox Valley Record / Posted 10 days ago
Local Government Act that the Town had rights to the land in question and permission to do the work.” Sutherst added the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations told Project Watershed the Town could proceed with the work, but... Read more
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BC Local News
Sharing the great outdoors with local wildlifeplan to visit, local guide outfitters can be a big help in providing you with i
Sharing the great outdoors with local wildlife
BC Local News / Posted 13 days ago
plan to visit, local guide outfitters can be a big help in providing you with information and resources. Through the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, we have created the Wildlife Program Plan. This plan is meant to... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Sharing the great outdoors with local wildlifeplan to visit, local guide outfitters can be a big help in providing you with i
Sharing the great outdoors with local wildlife
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 13 days ago
plan to visit, local guide outfitters can be a big help in providing you with information and resources. Through the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, we have created the Wildlife Program Plan. This plan is meant to... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Road upgrade projects plannedbe temporarily closed at the nine-kilometre mark from Monday, July 18 to Friday
Road upgrade projects planned
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 13 days ago
be temporarily closed at the nine-kilometre mark from Monday, July 18 to Friday, July 22. The closure, announced by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resources, is to allow for road upgrades. The Pukeashun Trail, north of the closure,... Read more
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Summerland Review
Council reportplan received The Thompson Okanagan Region Drought Response Implementation Pla
Council report
Summerland Review / Posted 15 days ago
plan received The Thompson Okanagan Region Drought Response Implementation Plan, dated July 2016 and provided by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, was received for information. The plan will be referred to staff... Read more
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BC Local News
Wet weather has helped lower fire danger ratingthe end of June, southern/eastern Vancouver Island, including the Comox Valley,
Wet weather has helped lower fire danger rating
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
the end of June, southern/eastern Vancouver Island, including the Comox Valley, moved to Level 4 drought conditions by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. While the rating covers the area from Sooke, Victoria, Port... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Wet weather has helped lower fire danger ratingthe end of June, southern/eastern Vancouver Island, including the Comox Valley,
Wet weather has helped lower fire danger rating
Comox Valley Record / Posted 16 days ago
the end of June, southern/eastern Vancouver Island, including the Comox Valley, moved to Level 4 drought conditions by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. While the rating covers the area from Sooke, Victoria, Port... Read more
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BC Local News
MLA goes to bat for pulp millto North Island College to deliver a Targeted Initiative for Older Workers prog
MLA goes to bat for pulp mill
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
to North Island College to deliver a Targeted Initiative for Older Workers program in Port Alice, which began on May 9. Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, as well as BC Hydro, have also been working closely with Neucel... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
City rejects developer’s solution for destroyed wetlandsprovincial advisory letter was written by Bryce Casavant, compliance and enforc
City rejects developer’s solution for destroyed wetlands
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
provincial advisory letter was written by Bryce Casavant, compliance and enforcement specialist with the province’s ministry of forests, lands and natural resource operations, and former conservation officer who made headlines last year for... Read more
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BC Local News
Council split on redevelopment of Tyee Plazawhile another accused the city of putting up barriers to development. The owne
Council split on redevelopment of Tyee Plaza
BC Local News / Posted 28 days ago
while another accused the city of putting up barriers to development. The owner has submitted an application to the B.C. ministry of forests, lands and natural resources to have parking stalls immediately surrounding Spirit Square and in front of... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Council split on redevelopment of Tyee Plazawhile another accused the city of putting up barriers to development. The owne
Council split on redevelopment of Tyee Plaza
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
while another accused the city of putting up barriers to development. The owner has submitted an application to the B.C. ministry of forests, lands and natural resources to have parking stalls immediately surrounding Spirit Square and in front of... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Parksville culls 484 geesetested all geese for avian flu.” The City of Parksville said it and the Guardi
Parksville culls 484 geese
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 29 days ago
tested all geese for avian flu.” The City of Parksville said it and the Guardians received permits from the following: • Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, West Coast Region — to hunt, trap or kill Canada goose during the... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Watering rules not changing in Parksville Qualicum Beach despite province declaring drought on Vancouver IslandRiver and all streams north of the City of Campbell River and Bamfield. The fi
Watering rules not changing in Parksville Qualicum Beach despite province declaring drought on Vancouver Island
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 29 days ago
River and all streams north of the City of Campbell River and Bamfield. The fishing closures will remain in place until drought conditions improve significantly, said the news release from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural R... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Fire in French Creek sends one to hospitalstructure damage in the other incidents." Open burning restrictions for most o
Fire in French Creek sends one to hospital
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 29 days ago
structure damage in the other incidents." Open burning restrictions for most of Vancouver Island were established by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations on May 13. But those restrictions do not yet prohibit campfires or... Read more
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BC Local News
Parksville culls 484 geesetested all geese for avian flu.” The City of Parksville said it and the Guardi
Parksville culls 484 geese
BC Local News / Posted 29 days ago
tested all geese for avian flu.” The City of Parksville said it and the Guardians received permits from the following: • Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, West Coast Region — to hunt, trap or kill Canada goose during the... Read more
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BC Local News
Watering rules not changing in Parksville Qualicum Beach despite province declaring drought on Vancouver IslandRiver and all streams north of the City of Campbell River and Bamfield. The fi
Watering rules not changing in Parksville Qualicum Beach despite province declaring drought on Vancouver Island
BC Local News / Posted 29 days ago
River and all streams north of the City of Campbell River and Bamfield. The fishing closures will remain in place until drought conditions improve significantly, said the news release from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural R... Read more
3 related stories
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BC Local News
Fire in French Creek sends one to hospitalstructure damage in the other incidents." Open burning restrictions for most o
Fire in French Creek sends one to hospital
BC Local News / Posted 29 days ago
structure damage in the other incidents." Open burning restrictions for most of Vancouver Island were established by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations on May 13. But those restrictions do not yet prohibit campfires or... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Proposed Hammond Bay dock raises concernsMorningside Beach, has started an online petition on Change.org and has also wr
Proposed Hammond Bay dock raises concerns
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Morningside Beach, has started an online petition on Change.org and has also written an appeal against the proposal to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. Tony Harris, Harris’s son, has posted a letter in favour of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Plaza owner to rearrange parkingto remove the intended portion from the covenant, the owners have to go through
Plaza owner to rearrange parking
BC Local News / Posted 30 days ago
to remove the intended portion from the covenant, the owners have to go through an application process through the B.C. ministry of forests, land and natural resources. The proposal has been forwarded to the city for comment and was before... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Plaza owner to rearrange parkingto remove the intended portion from the covenant, the owners have to go through
Plaza owner to rearrange parking
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
to remove the intended portion from the covenant, the owners have to go through an application process through the B.C. ministry of forests, land and natural resources. The proposal has been forwarded to the city for comment and was before... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Vancouver Islanders asked to conserve water after drought alert issuedthat will force the closure of the sports fishery across much of the southern i
Vancouver Islanders asked to conserve water after drought alert issued
The Globe and Mail / Posted a month ago
that will force the closure of the sports fishery across much of the southern island between July 1 and Sept. 1. The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations says the alert comes five days earlier than the one it issued last... Read more
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BC Local News
Annual Outdoor Recreation Show had visitors smilingand paintball, learn to spincast, archery, try remote control boats and catch a
Annual Outdoor Recreation Show had visitors smiling
BC Local News / Posted 1 months ago
and paintball, learn to spincast, archery, try remote control boats and catch a trout. Seeing Smokey the Bear from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations was a highlight, club spokesperson Gail Eggiman noted. Adults... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Annual Outdoor Recreation Show had visitors smilingand paintball, learn to spincast, archery, try remote control boats and catch a
Annual Outdoor Recreation Show had visitors smiling
Comox Valley Record / Posted 1 months ago
and paintball, learn to spincast, archery, try remote control boats and catch a trout. Seeing Smokey the Bear from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations was a highlight, club spokesperson Gail Eggiman noted. Adults... Read more

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