Welcome to the
Sunshine Coast Community Forest
Our mission is to create a legacy for our citizens by being exceptional stewards of our forest
by balancing the environmental, economic & social aspirations of the community
What is the Sunshine Coast Community Forest?
an agreement to manage timber harvesting under jurisdiction of the shíshálh Nation and the Province of BC
3 areas totalling 10,800 hectares, the Community Forest accounts for 1.2% of logging on the Sunshine Coast
4,300 hectares or 40% of the Community Forest is reserved by legal or voluntary measures to minimize the ecological footprint of operations
Latest News & Updates
The Legacy Fund is one of the ways the Community Forest gives back to its community.
It's a program that issues grants to eligible groups for projects that will offer lasting benefit to the Lower Sunshine Coast community.
Is your project eligible?
Over $3 million contributed
by the Community Forest
We shared our 2021-2025 Operating Plan
for community review & feedback and have resolved to take action
The Action Plan was developed to incorporate the values and concerns gathered from our efforts in engaging with community.
Read the 2021-2025 Operating Plan and the specific actions the Community Forest resolves to take for each area of community interest: old growth, wildfire risk, Mt. Elphinstone & disk golf.