Woodworking unions and environmentalists propose bold new plan to protect forests and jobs while fighting climate change

January 11, 2010

Forest industry unions and top environmental groups proposed a plan for the BC government to conserve more forest, reduce wood waste, and promote the wise use of forest products, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The report “Managing BC’s Forests for a Cooler Planet: Carbon Storage, Sustainable Jobs and Conservation” was released today and is expected to give BC a leadership role in finding the sustainable solutions that were needed during the Copenhagen climate negotiations. Read the full news release on the CCPA website.