A Forestry Focus: The Past Couple Weeks on ‘My Vancouver Island North’

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Dignitaries, community and media arrived in Woss, B.C. on May 16th, 2018 to officially open the new Fundamentals of Forestry Training Centre. The ceremony opened with a welcome to the Traditional Territories of the ‘Namgis First Nation from councillor John Macko, and Macko was followed in speaking by master of ceremonies David Mitchell of Community… Read more »

Why do we need more loggers?

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“Why start a forestry school?” “Isn’t the industry slowing down?” The answer to that question (and misconception) can come straight from industry statistics! The need for Vancouver Island North communities and the forestry sector to address current and future workforce needs is significant and increasing. Many companies are already having trouble attracting and recruiting well-trained,… Read more »