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  • Forest Stewardship Plan 2017-2022
    Follow the link to check out our new 2017-2022 Forest Stewardship Plan.
    Written on Thursday, 20 April 2017 17:04
  • Current Operations
    We have started building road in Lost Creek, located up Kidd Creek. Logging operations will follow. We will be there into the…
    Written on Friday, 03 March 2017 23:52
  • Community Wildfire Protection Plan
    The Creston Community Forest recently completed an update to the Town of Creston Community Wildfire Protection Plan. This document provides guidance for the planning of…
    Written on Monday, 23 January 2017 18:35
  • National Forest Week 2016!
    Our second annual National Forest Week field trip for the grade 5 students in the Creston Valley was a great…
    Written on Thursday, 29 September 2016 17:57
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Welcome to the Creston Community Forest

The Creston Community Forest (CCF) is a small forest management company operating within over 21,000 hectares of land surrounding the Creston Valley, including four major community watersheds. CCF is run by a board of directors comprised of ten community members, five of whom are representatives of the company's shareholders (The Erickson Community Association, the Kitchener Valley, the Regional District of Central Kootenay, the Town of Creston and Wildsight). It is our job not only to extract the timber resources from the land, but also to ensure the protection of it. This includes developing management strategies specific to each individual area, preserving important natural resources, carrying out harvest operations with the lowest impact possible and ensuring new, healthy growth, so that timber supply will be available for generations to come. As stewards of these lands we place high priority on non-timber values, taking an ecosystem based approach to our harvesting and reforestation practices.

This website provides information about the land we are privileged to operate in and the way we have chosen to do so. In addition you will find information on other projects we have been working on to give back to the community that supports us.

Creston Valley Forest Corporation

Box 551
Creston, BC, V0B 1G0
Phone: 250-402-0070
Fax: 250-402-0080
admin@crestoncommunityforest.com


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