VANCOUVER, BC, Feb. 1, 2016 (Marketwired) -Today's announcement of the Great Bear Rainforest Land Use Order by the Government of BC and First Nations is being applauded by five BC forest product companies as a unique solution for a globally significant area.Read more
"We are evaluating it on a day to day basis. We anticipate that we have enough water to last into the fall when we would get a normal amount of rainfall," Desrocher said.
Lake Seven feeds the mill's pulp and power operations. If the drought continues too far into the fall, Desrocher said it would impact mill operations, but he is currently not anticipating that.Read more
Al Strang, manager of environment and external relations for HSPP, said he expects studies currently underway will show no measurable change in the local environment and airshed.Read more