Caribou, Moose and Predator Research

This summer UNBC graduate student and researcher Jake Bradshaw has continued his research on the interaction of caribou, moose and predators in and near the community forest. Three types of forest: clearcuts, small logged patches and unlogged forest are being studied to identify their use by caribou, moose, bear and wolves the differences in moose and bear forage This summer …

Boardwalk Planned

A boardwalk from the north end of Wells directly into the community forest could soon be a reality. Wells-Barkerville Community Forest and Wells and Area Trails Society hope to begin construction of the boardwalk this fall. The first phase of the boardwalk will extend from Dawson Street due north to the Willow River, and a second phase will include a …

Winter Logging 2020/2021

The current plan is to salvage the blowdown that happened last fall. This includes some single trees and a small patch (Blk 13) at the back end of Downey Creek, adjacent to the two blocks that were logged where the new ski trails connects with the road. Then move to the Learning Forest for a partial cut there (Blk 14), …