Mackenzie Timber Supply Area Public Review

Engagement Summary

B.C. reviews the timber supply for all timber supply areas (TSA) and tree farm licences (TFL). This review for the Mackenzie Timber Supply Area examines current forest management practices and their impacts on:

  • Timber supply
  • Economy
  • Environment
  • Social conditions

The Mackenzie Timber Supply Area is in B.C.’s northeast Omineca Region. This TSA is one of two issued from the Mackenzie Natural Resource District.

This engagement was open for comments and feedback until 11:59 pm (PST) on September 14, 2022.


Based on this review, the chief forester will determine a new allowable annual cut (AAC) for the Mackenzie Timber Supply Area.

Objectives of the Timber Supply Review are to:

  • Examine management practices
  • Examine environmental and social factors
  • Receive input from First Nations, forest licensees, and the public
  • Set a new Allowable Annual Cut for the Mackenzie TSA

How will my contribution makes a difference

Public input is a vital part of determining an allowable annual cut. Feedback is welcomed on any aspect of the discussion paper, as well as any issues related to the Timber Supply Review for the Mackenzie TSA.

Link to the discussion paper:

The discussion paper provides a summary of the timber supply analysis conducted for the Mackenzie TSA. Details about the analysis are provided in a November 2020 data package.

For more information on the timber supply review process:

More technical detail is available upon request from the Ministry of Forests (Forest Analysis and Inventory Branch) at

Input received from this engagement will be used to inform the allowable annual cut for the Mackenzie TSA.

Provide Feedback

  • Comments via email were sent to:
  • Written comments were sent to:
    District Manager
    Mackenzie Natural Resource District
    Ministry of Forests Box 2260
    Mackenzie, BC V0J 2C0
    Telephone: 250-997-2200 Fax: 250-997-2236

Responses will be subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and may be made public. If so, personal identifiers will be removed before responses are released.

Comments will be reviewed by the chief forester. The results of the Mackenzie Timber Supply Review will be published here:

Details of the Engagement

Date: July 25, 2022 to September 14, 2022

Category: Natural Resources

Status: Closed

Location: Province-wide