Arc Ridge Ltd. - Environmentally Responsible Forest Services

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Forest fire guard rehabilitation

Removal of fire guard on steep slopes on Notch Hill and Terrace Mountain fires. Forest fire guards are returned as close as possible to the natural state prior to the fire, ditching is employed to reduce erosion and coarse woody debris is scattered to retain moisture and prevent excessive run-off.

Rehabilitating guard placed in a wet draw. Rehabilitating guard placed in a wet draw. Removing the cut created by the guard on a steep side slope.

Removing the cut created by the guard on a steep side slope. The addition of cross ditches, rocks and logs reduces erosion and run-off. Placing coarse woody debris to prevent run-off on reclaimed guard.

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