It is not common knowledge of the average city dweller nor do they really care. The forests of BC are changing and not in the right direction. There is pressure from industry to use the forests for their own purpose – profit – and not involving any public debate or informing the public about their plan. The land belongs to the people and as such it is a decision of all of us how we are going to manage it.
Further destruction of the land will lead to economic degradation. So the Forest industry that is pushing for short term gain is really undermining children’s future and the possibility of living in a balanced eco system.
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