Woodlands

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Forest Certification

Spray Lakes Sawmills began its pursuit of attaining 3rd party forest certification in 1996. From 1996 through 2009, Spray Lake Sawmills was certified under the Alberta ForestCare certification program. SLS obtained international 3rd party forest certification in 2013 and continues to be forest certified by internationally recognized programs.

SLS’s has made the commitment, through its Chain of Custody program, that all of the wood sourced to operate its sawmill is:

  1. Not harvested from forest areas where traditional or civil rights are violated;
  2. Not harvested from forest areas having high conservation values which are threatened;
  3. Not harvested from genetically modified (GM) trees;
  4. Not illegally harvested;
  5. Not from natural forest that have been converted to plantations or non-forest use.

Documents:

November 2016 SFI Audit Report

2015 BV FSC Audit Report

November 2015 SFI Audit Report

February 17, 2015 FSC Public Report

December 3, 2014 FSC Transfer Report

HCVF-v3-October 29-2014-final

HCVF Category 4_Peer Review March 13-2014

March 10, 2014 Protected Area Workshop Summary

November 14, 2013 Protected Areas Workshop Summary

Protected Areas Questionnaire

Protected Areas Gap Analysis Version 2

5 year Stewardship Report

Apr 4-2013 Meeting Notes

Certification Workshop Review Apr4_13

Gap Analysis Presentation – Apr 4, 2013

HCVF Presentation Kansas April 4 2013

HCVF Ecological Peer Review

Gap Analysis Peer Review

Pre-Industrial Condition Report (PIC)

Dr. Quintilio PIC Peer Review