Thanks to those who completed the survey. It is now closed and the CCF will review the input. In general, most people were supportive of the plans with numerous comments requesting the CCF protect old growth and Spotted Owl habitat, take more efforts to avoid habitat impacts, and a few comments questioning the effectiveness of wildfire thinning projects.
CHEAKAMUS COMMUNITY FOREST VISION
The Cheakamus Community Forest is a model of regenerative forestry that mitigates the impacts of climate change, and that the CCF partnership is recognized as a model of reconciliation, supporting the prosperity of the RMOW, Lil’wat and Squamish Nations through a thriving local economy.
CHEAKAMUS COMMUNITY FOREST MISSION
Prioritize the ecological health of local forests while respecting their cultural significance to the Lil’wat and Squamish peoples and generating direct economic benefits for the two First Nations and the citizens of Whistler.