The long road to recovery for island towns and residents now that the forestry strike is over

Credit to Author: Lori Culbert| Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 18:12:31 +0000

The forestry strike may be over, but challenges remain for businesses and residents trying to financially recover. And for the viability of the entire industry.

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Bitter 8-month strike leaves trail of hard times on northern Vancouver Island

Credit to Author: Lori Culbert| Date: Sat, 15 Feb 2020 00:40:09 +0000

A tentative agreement between Western Forest Products and the United Steelworkers Union means the strike may end soon, but rebound from financial distress will take much longer.

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Designing a more resilient forest: Team of scientists takes aim at source of B.C.'s catastrophic fires

Credit to Author: Randy Shore| Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 01:39:31 +0000

Long-term trends toward higher temperatures, lower precipitation and the frequency of ignition events such as lightning have us moving briskly in the wrong direction

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