The community forest extends west to Maxan Lake, north to the Augier Main Road, east to Priestly Hill, and south to the north shore of Francois Lake and is part of the Nadina Forest District.

About Burns Lake Community Forest

Built and run by passionate volunteers, our community forest provides significant funding to the community, that allows groups to flourish. From recreation and educational to First Nations partnerships or the communities that rely on the forest for jobs.

The BLCF operates using stringent forest management practices and was granted Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Certification in 2017 with Ecotrust Canada—a national non-profit organization.

Burns Lake Community is a member of the British Columbia Community Forest Association, the provincial organization that collectively advocates for the viability of community forests

News and Announcements

Management Plan #4 – Public Review Notice

Public Review Notice Notice is hereby given that Burns Lake Community Forest Ltd. will provide the opportunity for Public Review and Comment regarding Management Plan #4 for Long-Term Community Forest License K1A. The engagement of the proceedings commenced back in...

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Media Release – Update to Landscape Fire Management Plan

Media Release For Immediate Release - October 4, 2019 Burns Lake - On May 15th, 2019, Burns Lake Community Forest received a comprehensive LFMP report completed by B.A Blackwell and Associates. The report provides an unbiased opinion on wildfire risk associated with...

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