BC forestry

Blame game already on as Canada-U.S. softwood deal expires; no talks on horizon

British Columbia government official said Tuesday the Americans have ignored Canada's offers to renew or renegotiate the trade agreement.

Canada-U.S. softwood lumber deal set to expire Oct. 12; priority for B.C.

Clark said the importance of a renewed lumber deal between Canada and the U.S. is her first topic of discussion with Ottawa.

Powell River residents shocked as logging company moves to cut treasured trees

The citizens of Powell River are facing off against private timber giant Island Timberlands.

Cortes Island residents rejoice as Island Timberlands temporarily withdraws logging crew

Cortes Island forest activists and residents celebrated today as Island Timberlands (I.T.) withdrew crews and announced that they would not attempt to move forward with operations for at least a week...