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.
News and Announcements
As part and parcel to our Annual Public Open House and BBQ on Thursday, July 25, 2019, from 4:00 – 8:00 pm, we will be presenting the operational Landscape Fire Management Plan, specifically discussing the southern hillside area visible from Burns Lake, that is a very...read more
MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release Burns Lake Community Forest Ltd. completes Landscape Fire Management Plan Burns Lake Memories of the nearby 2018 wildfires are still vivid and as the warmer weather arrives, the concerns around wildfire are high in the local area...read more