July 18, 2009

Top 10 Worst Reason for Wanting to be a Tree Planter

This section has been written from our collective standpoint from being foremen, supervisory staff and managers for several good sized tree planting companies. The Worst Reasons […]
July 18, 2009

A Pilot Project: Physiological Programs for the Reduction of Occupational Injury and Illness, and Productivity Enhancement in Tree-Planters

Delia Roberts, Ph.D., Selkirk College, Department of Biology, Castlegar, B.C., Canada Available here as a PDF a-pilot-project
July 18, 2009

Top Ten Diet Tips for Tree Planters

By: Dr. Delia Roberts The Top Ten Tips is a pocket sized booklet that will give you information on what and when to eat for maximum […]
July 18, 2009

The Trees for the Forest

Submitted by Wig Walters For many university students, the brutal labour of tree planting provides the summer paycheque necessary to return to school in the fall. […]
July 30, 2008

Remembering a Great Supervisor

My name is Kim Kenyon. I have worked in the planting industry for 5 yrs now, been a foreman for one, planted 4 coastal seasons…I have […]
June 11, 2008

Tree Planting Advice – From Dad to Son

Hello Scott, My name is Bob Ploss and I’m an old treeplanter. I started in 1970 with BCFS crews in Nelson where we planted with hodads, […]
May 15, 2008

B.C. Tree Planters Claim Six Billionth Tree Milestone

By John Betts Executive Director, Western Silvicultural Contractors’ Association In early June of this year (2008) the silviculture industry celebrated British Columbia’s six billionth seedling reforestation milestone […]
February 25, 2008

Letter from WorkSafeBC RE: Climbing Helmets

WorkSafeBC BC has approved Nootka Reforestation to use climbing helmets instead of hard hats. Climbing helmets are better ventilated and won’t fall off – which is […]
October 14, 2007

Photo Gallery – Jaya Surjadinata (Part 1)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Jaya is a talented photographer and sent these to us back in 2006.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type=”image_grid” images=”433,432,374,373,366,365,364,363,361,431,430,429,428,427,426,425,424,423,422,421,420,419,418,417,416,415,414,413,412,411,409,410,408,407,406,405,404,403,402,401,400,399,398,397,396,395,393,394,392,391,389,390,388,387,386,385,384,383,382,381,380,379,378,377,376,375,372,371,370,369,368,367,362″][/vc_column][/vc_row]