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Alberta timber scaling training and permitting program

Description

Timber scaling is conducted for the purpose of providing harvest information to the department of Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (AAF), must be done by a person holding a valid Scaler's Permit. In addition, a valid scaler's permit is also required for any person conducting check scaling on behalf of the department of Agriculture and Forestry. The purpose is primarily to provide the ground rules under which the training and permitting of timber scalers shall occur in Alberta. This document will further define the requirements for course instructors, course content and duration, obtaining and retaining a scalers permit, and examination procedures.

Updated

June 1, 2017

Tags
forest harvest operations scaler permits scalers timber scalers timber scaling

Title and publication information

Type
Policy Report
Alternative Title

Scaling permitting program policy and procedure manual

Alternative Title

Scaler training and permitting program

Extent

10 pages

Frequency

Irregular

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Agriculture and Forestry

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Agriculture

Resource Dates

Date Created

2017-06-01

Date Added

2017-06-12T17:13:52.165336

Date Modified

2017-06-01

Date Issued

2017-06-01

Audience information

Identifiers

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry