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Forest Management Plan Workshops- You’re Invited

Spray Lake Sawmills will be hosting three Forest Management Plan (FMP) Renewal VOIT workshops the second week of December 2018. The workshops will be an excellent opportunity for the public to provide input into the planning process. The workshops will provide participants with a review of: The Alberta Agriculture and Forestry planning process FMP progress to date Draft Values, Objectives,…

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Forest Management Plan Update-We Want Your Input

Spray Lake Sawmills is in the process of renewing the company’s forest management plan (FMP). If you are interested in learning more about our plan and how to participate, please see the below information package and Public Participation Program document. To provide us with your input, click here. Please fill out the comment form and click submit on our Woodlands page. Thanks!   FMP Renewal Update,…

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Public Consultation Opportunities- 2020 Forest Management Plan

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2018 Open House – You’re Invited

Spray Lake Sawmills would like to invite you to join us at our annual Open House: Cochrane Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 From 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Cochrane Ranche House – Aspen Room Hillcrest Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 From 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Hillcrest Fish and Game Hall, Hillcrest, Alberta Our Open House goals are to share all the company’s…

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Open House – You’re Invited

Spray Lake Sawmills would like to invite you to join us at our annual Open House: Cochrane Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 From 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Cochrane Ranche House – Hall of Vision Hillcrest Thursday, May 11th, 2017 From 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Hillcrest Fish and Game Hall, Hillcrest, Alberta Our Open House goals are to share all…

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McLean Creek Collaborative Planning Session – April 26, 2017

JOIN THE CONVERSATION Spray Lake Sawmills is inviting all stakeholders to take part in a collaborative planning session In an effort to provide additional opportunities for meaningful participation early in the operational planning process, Spray Lake Sawmills is offering a collaborative stakeholder planning session. Spray Lake Sawmills values stakeholder input and wants to provide opportunities for collaboration to improve operational plans. The McLean Creek Planning Session…

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SLS Renews SFI Forest Certification

Spray Lake Sawmills is very proud to announce we have renewed our Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) certification, recognized by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC™). These voluntary, 3rd party programs are recognized worldwide as having the most rigorous environmental forest certification standards and demonstrate our commitment to sustainable forestry practices. To learn more about Spray Lake Sawmills’…

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Forest Certification Announcement

Spray Lake Sawmills is proud to announce we have exclusively certified all of our forest management areas under the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) Forest Management Standard which is endorsed by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC). The SFI program is a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). The IUCN is the world’s oldest…

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Jumpingpound Collaborative Planning Session Results

On May 13, 2016 we met with local stakeholders to collaborate on operational plans for the Jumpingpound Creek Compartment. In an effort to provide opportunities for meaningful participation early in the operational planning process we provide collaborative planning sessions for all of our operating areas. The following topics were addressed: • Identification of stakeholder values in the area ◦Specific values…

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