Prince Albert Forest Management Agreement (FMA)

Corporate Operations

Sakâw Askiy Shareholders

PAG Documents

Management Area

Management Plan

Forest Management Plans

Management Plan

Operating Plans

What’s New…

Approval of a 20-year Forest Management Plan (2018-2038) for the Prince Albert FMA was received March 29, 2018


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PAG Documents

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.

Sakâw Askiy Management Inc - Sustainable Forest Management

View Management Agreement

Sakaw - Management Agreement.pdf Sakaw - Memorandum of Agreement.pdf

View Memorandum of Agreement

Sakaw - Memorandum of Agreement.pdf Sakaw - Assignment Agreement.pdf

View FMA Assignment Agreement

Sakaw - Assignment Agreement.pdf

SHAREHOLDERS

Sakâw Askiy Management Inc., holds the Forest Management Agreement and is responsible for monitoring and reporting on harvesting, hauling and silviculture operations.

MANAGEMENT AREA

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.  

MANAGEMENT PLAN

Sakâw is currently operating under the existing Forest Management Plan established by Weyerhaeuser Canada. The new Management Plan is scheduled for completion in 2017.


OPERATING PLAN

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.