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Forest Management Plans
Approval of a 20-year Forest Management Plan (2018-2038) for the Prince Albert FMA was received March 29, 2018
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Origins - Prince Albert Forest Management Agreement
1965 - A forest management licence between the Province of Saskatchewan and Prince Albert Pulp Company was signed.
1981 - The Province of Saskatchewan became the owner of the Forest Management Agreement and associated assets.
1986 - Weyerhaeuser Canada acquired the Forest Management Agreement and associated assets.
2006 - Weyerhaeuser Canada announced the closure of its Prince Albert Forest Management Agreement assets.
November 1, 2010 - Sakâw Askiy Management Inc. acquired the Prince Albert Forest Management Agreement from Weyerhaeuser Canada on behalf of its eight member companies.
Sakâw holds the Forest Management Agreement with the Government of Saskatchewan and coordinates management of the FMA between eight member companies.
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Sakâw Askiy Management Inc., holds the Forest Management Agreement and is responsible for monitoring and reporting on harvesting, hauling and silviculture operations.
The total area (land, water, swamp) of the FMA is 3.3 million hectares with 2.6 million being forested. Timber harvesting is expected to be possible on 1.6 million hectare or 58% of the forested area.
Sakâw is currently operating under the existing Forest Management Plan established by Weyerhaeuser Canada. The new Management Plan is scheduled for completion in 2017.
Sakâw, through its member companies, compiles an operating plan each year describing the activities that are planned to occur (harvesting, road building, etc).
PUBLIC ADVISORY GROUP DOCUMENTS
Sakâw Public Advisory Group documents can be found on the following page.