Archive for December 18, 2013

Stumpside Processing

Spray Lake Sawmills typically uses a timber harvesting process referred to as stumpside processing.  While it is generally more costly to harvest in this manner there are a number of environmental benefits.  Click on the following link to see a video which outlines the benefits of stumpside processing.  I hope you enjoy it.  

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November 14, 2013 Protected Areas Design Workshop-Results

On November 14, 2013 Spray Lake Sawmills held a Protected Areas Design Workshop. Five participants were present, two representing Nature Alberta and three representing neighboring landowners to the Forest Management Agreement Area. The workshop included discussion of the following topics: FSC and the Protected Areas Gap Analysis Review The FSC Standard/Requirement: 6.4 Protected Areas Network: Make use of a protected…

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