Minimize Aesthetic Impacts

Visual quality is an important aspect of managing the multiple values of our forest resource. By limiting the aesthetic impacts of forest management activities, wherever practicable, we can enhance the value of forested lands for recreational users. This can result in a healthy tourism economy. We can also retain public acceptance of forest management and timber harvesting, thereby helping to sustain a healthy forest products industry.

To limit the aesthetic impacts of our activities the Natural Resources Management Department will plan and conduct our operations so that we: