Disposition Applications & Land Withdrawal - Land acquisition applications for all types of dispositions such as DLO, SML, SMC, SME, DML, on crown land. FMA Consents, surveying coordination and Electronic Disposition Submissions.
Environmental Assesssments - Onsite assessments and coordination with field operations to ensure facility details are documented accurately. Land searches and liaison with Alberta Environment & Parks (AEP) is an essential part of our EFR process to ensure that all stakeholders & government expectations have been addressed.
Log Deck Volume Surveys - UAV "Drone" equipment is used to fly the log decks to determine the volume of wood within the log decks. SeeDrone Services for more more detail on this technology.
Timber Salvage - Assessment of timber volumes and species for salvage on dispositions. Coordination of salvage removal and liaison with AEP.
Harvest Planning - Conducting all the field reconnaissance work which includes evaluating the timber, topography, summer or winter ground, wildlife values, watercourse assessments and classification, and other stakeholders. This information along with aerial photo interpretation is compiled to formulate a harvest design pattern that will conform to regulations, environmental considerations and operational constraints.
Access Planning & Locating - Conducting field reconnaissance to determine the best possible route to meet the road class standards, aerial photo interpretation and topographical data are utilized as tools in determining the most favorable route.
Block Layout - Field location of perimeter of proposed blocks as per the harvest plan. All work conforms to the ground rules and\or special management practices that must be implemented.
Forest and Land Services