After a 2-year hiatus, the Fraser Valley Woodlot Association was the proud host of the FBCWA-WPDC Annual General Meeting and Conference!
The event was held at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre in Abbotsford, BC from October 14 – 16, 2022. The Fraser Valley is home to world-class hiking, fishing, food, breweries, wineries and more. The theme of the conference was Woodlots: Rooted in Learning, with panel presentations on First Nations engagement and Forestry Learning and Education along with field trips to the BCIT Woodlot and a long house tour in the Fraser Valley.
The conference started with a Stewardship video showcasing the BCIT Woodlot Licence in Maple Ridge – Connecting with Community
FBCWA Business Report – 2022 Conference
First Nations Engagement & Info Sharing – Woodlot Licensee Perspective
First Nations Consultation to Collaboration – Ministry of Forests Chilliwack District
North Island College Forestry Program – Coleen Maclean-Marlow
Forestry Education In A Changing World – Dr. Dominic Roeser, UBC