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Arrow Park Trail Re-Open

June 9, 2021 The Arrow Park Trail is now open for hiking use again. This trail was closed in March due to blowdown. Although there are still a few small trees down on the trail, it is suitable for hiking.

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Open House Documents-June 2 update

Update June 2, 2021 The presentation document and video recording from our 2021 Virtual Open House is now on our website, in the Reports section of the Plans & Reports page. The first part of the presentation was a 2020

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Virtual Open House May 26, 2021

NACFOR is holding its annual Open House on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 from 6:30-8:00 pm. The purpose of the open house is to present a summary of NACFOR’s 2020 activities and initiatives, along with a look into 2021 and beyond. 

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FREE FireSmart Assessments

The Nakusp and area FireSmart program is up and running for the season! FREE FireSmart assessments are available along with a new rebate program for the 2021 season. Please see our FireSmart page for more information.  

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Chipping Project Information

We have a new page on our website which explains the partnership with Mercer Celgar for a chipping and log handling facility. See the new page under Projects, here.

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NACFOR Donation Program

NACFOR accepts applications year-round for its Donation Program with the budget running from January to December. Read the Donation Policy to see if your organization and project qualify. You can also see a list of past donations to get an

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Box Mountain Wildfire Risk Reduction Project

Click here to go to the Box Mountain WRR Project page.

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Community Profiles: Koert Dieterman

January, 2021 We have started a new feature, profiling members of the Nakusp and Area community.   First off is Koert Dieterman, who has recently retired (for a second time), from the forestry industry. See the Profiles page here.

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The Incidental Capture of Bats in Douglas-Fir Beetle Funnel Traps

  NACFOR has been working with entomologist Darcie Quamme, Integrated Ecological Research and bat biologist Cori Lausen, Wildlife Conservation Society to raise awareness and develop solutions to prevent the incidental capture of bats in Douglas-fir bark beetle funnel traps. The

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Caribou Maternity Pen Project

Please read the full project brief attached here and consider supporting this GoFundMe to help with the recovery of our local Woodland Caribou population. The Arrow Lakes Caribou Society (ALCS) is working on a maternity penning project for the local

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