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McGregor Creek Douglas Fir Bark Beetle Infestation-UPDATED

Posted On October 23, 2017
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Updated: " Hauling of Trap Trees is scheduled to commence on Tuesday November 7, 2017 approximately 8 logging truck loads will be remove over a period of 3 to 5 days."
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A Douglas Fir Bark Beetle infestation has been identified in the McGregor Creek drainage. In May, 2017, OKIB Forestry Limited Partnership, under their agreements with Gorman Bros Lumber Ltd., Interfor Corporation, and Trace Resources Ltd. felled approximately 150 to 200 trap trees to aide in the control of this infestation.