Friday, March 30, 2012

Firewood Opportunities for late March/early April

Three areas are open for personal cut firewood permits starting this weekend:

In PORT ALBERNI: Off the Bamfield Main, $20 per pickup load.  Contact the Alberni Fish and Game Club for further details on location and permit purchase at 250.724.4657 or 778.421.1947.

In NANOOSE/OCEANSIDE:  In the Northwest Bay area, accessed through the our NWB Gate, $30 per pickup load.  Visit the NWB Bay Gate on weekends only (8am-4pm), permit purchased at the gate.

In NANAIMO:  Off Nanaimo Lakes Road, at the gate to NLR47 (just past the Nanaimo Fish and Game Club), $30 per pickup load.  Permit purchased at the gate.

Safety gear must be presented at permit purchase, including eye protection, ear protection, safety footwear and chainsaw pants.

Harvest completion on Nanaimo Lakes Road 47 (NLR47) - Roller Coaster Trail

Primary harvesting activities have been completed at our opening off Nanaimo Lakes Road 47 (NLR47).