Cortes Island forests

Island Timberlands moves to start logging Cortes, ForestFest rallies to "meet threat of logging with one voice"

Island Timberlands has failed to meet the Cortes community demands and now people are gathering to protect the forest from the logging planned for September.

Logging of pristine BC island forest to begin in January by Brookfield Asset Management

Brookfield Asset Management owns Island Timberlands, which plans to start logging on Cortes Island this January, according to Wayne French, Operations Planner for IT.