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BC's Crazy Timber Economics

In This Series


Wood Waste

Forestry Firms Burning Jobs

Why they'd rather torch timber than feed mills.

By Ben Parfitt, 29 Nov 2006



Cutting Back on Adding Value

Quesnel mill that creates jobs with marginal timber is squeezed by softwood reform.

By Ben Parfitt, 30 Nov 2006


Mill Worker

How to Revive BC's Timber Jobs

Shift policies to encourage making goods with wood

By Ben Parfitt, 5 Dec 2006

Voters Not Sold on Clark — or NDP or Greens

Poll finds poor ratings for premier, but little confidence in competing parties’ plans.

By Andrew MacLeod