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Community Report 2001
(December 31st, 2001) 
Including Wilderness Tourism Presentation.
(3.50 MB)

The Chilko River Watershed: A Synopsis of Reports and a View to Sustainability
(R. Holmes, Cariboo Envirotech Ltd. 2001) The CRCA commissioned this report in 2001 to provide a compilation of existing research and scientific literature on the water, watershed and fishery resources of the Chilko River. The report project included a two day workshop in collaboration with the CRCA, Cariboo Envirotech and Quesnel River Restoration Services. The workshop on developing watershed sustainability occurred at Chilko Resort the Chilko River and Lingfield Creek.
Supporting Tables (184Kb)    

Initial Review of Forest Development Plan for the Chilko River Watershed
(H. Hammond, Silva Ecosystem Consultants Ltd. 2001) This report provides an overview of the structure and function of the forest ecosystems in the Chilko River Watershed. A forest ecologist�s analysis describes the probable impact on forest types from clearcut logging proposed for the area.

Presentation to the Government (October 2001) (1.3MB)
An Ecosystem-Based Approach to Forest Use (216Kb)


Publications, Guidebooks and Programs:

Community Stewardship: A Guide to Establishing Your Own Group:
A guidebook put out by Forest Renewal, Fraser Basin, Environment Canada and Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Can be ordered from the Fraser Basin Management Program (Suite 2970-700 West Georgia St., Vancouver, BC, V7Y 1B6). Available for viewing at the CCCS offices.

Stream Stewardship: A Guide for Planners and Developers: Another guidebook put out by Forest renewal, Fraser Basin, Environment Canada and Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Can be ordered from the Fraser Basin Management Program (Suite 2970-700 West Georgia St., Vancouver, BC, V7Y 1B6). Available for viewing at the CCCS offices.

Stream Talk, The Newsletter for Salmonid Enhancement
Produced by Community Involvement Habitat and Enhancement Branch Fisheries and Oceans Canada. This newsletter is put out four times a year and reports on all types of projects that relate to health watersheds. Available at Fisheries and Oceans Canada, #400-55 West Hastings St., Vancouver, BC, V6B 5G3

Caring for the Green Zone, Riparian Areas and Grazing Management.
Produced by the Cows and Fish Program. This booklet describes the importance of the riparian zone and gives concrete suggestions for good ranching practices to maintain and enhance riparian areas. Website is www.cowsandfish.org
Available from Natural Resources Service, YPM Building, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4C7

Watershed Stewardship: A Guide for Agriculture
Produced by Department of Fish and Oceans. This guide is designed for all agricultural producers. It explains stewardship practices that will help to maintain fish and wildlife habitat. Available from Department of Fish and Oceans, Communications Branch, 400-555 West Hastings St. Vancouver, BC V6B 5G3