Harvesting of damaged timber by the 2023 forest fire on Quaaout 1

Notice of intent to make a determination

Harvesting of damaged  timber by the 2023 forest fire on Quaaout 1 – Public Comments Invited

December 20, 2023 – Indigenous Services Canada must determine whether the proposed  harvesting of damaged timber by the 2023 forest fire on Quaaout 1 located in the vicinity of Tappen, BC is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

To help inform this determination, Indigenous Services Canada is inviting comments from the public respecting that determination.

Written comments must be submitted by January 21st, 2024 to:

Alexandre Vignola


The Proposed Project

Forestry road building, culvert installation, timber harvesting, timber processing, load and haul, forestry road deactivation.


Latest update

The assessment is in progress.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Map JPG (1.2 MB) December 22, 2023


Alexandre Vignola
600-1138 Melville Street
Vancouver BC
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4S4
Telephone: 604-363-2763
Email: alexandre.vignola@canada.ca

  • Location

    • Quaaout 1 (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Forestry
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    SKWLAX Little Shuswap Lake
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.

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...within 200 kilometres
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