Publications

Forests Act

Description

The Forests Act provides for and defines the powers of the Lieutenant Governor and Minister with respect to establishing regulations related to forestry in Alberta. The Act provides for the establishment of forest management units as a mechanism for allocation and disposal of timber, and specifies the method of disposal of Crown timber through forest management agreements, quota certificates, and timber permits. In addition, the Act and its regulations outline timber damage assessment requirements for industrial disturbances. Offences related to, and penalties for, contravention of the Act are described.

Updated

December 5, 2019

Tags
legislation law

Title and publication information

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Queen's Printer

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2019-12-05

Date Added

2017-02-01T16:50:47.190148

Date Modified

2019-12-05

Date Issued

2019-12-05

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

9780779814800

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Queen's Printer

Contact Email

qp@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

780-427-4952